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Wing Commander Inderjit Singh Lamba

Service No & Branch 13128 LGS
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 12 Aug 1972 Course: 50 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 29 Aug 2002
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Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Nov 1993
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrInderjit Singh Lamba13128 LGSAward Date 26 Jan 1992Announced 26 Jan 1992
Details :

Sqn Ldr IS Lamba has been discharging the duties of the Asst Director Adventure in the Dte of Adventure of Air Headquarters.

Sqn Ldr Lamba learnt equestrian sports in NDA and excelled in the field. In 1991, he became second best rider in the country. He has been participating in all the National Horse Shows and has always been in the first three positions. At Bareilly NEC in 1990, he was adjudged the second best rider of the championship. In the 1991, Bareilly Horse Show, Sqn Ldr Lamba was first in 'ONE DAY EVENT', first in 'OPEN SHOW JUMPING' and was adjudged the 'BEST RIDER OF THE EVENT'. He has been the back bone of the Air Force Equestrian Team since 1985 and with his personal devotion and hard work, Air Force has been doing well at the national level in this field. He has trained 10 Air Force personnel in Endurance Riding and 3 Air Force personnel in Show Jumping, as a result of which 5 fully qualified Air Force personnel are available to participate in any national competition.

In addition, Sqn Ldr Lamba was also assigned with the responsibilities of Para Sailing. In this sport the officer was one of the three officers initially qualified to conduct parasailing. Due to his devotion and hard work in this field Air Force has been able to conduct this adventure sport locally in Air Force units.

For his sustained hard work and exceptional devotion and excellent performance in Equestrian Sports, the President is pleased to award Vishisht Seva Medal to Sqn Ldr IS Lamba.

Unit : AHQ
Reference : GoI19920126

Additional Notes

Remarks: By Dalbir Virdi Note added: 2017-11-16
He represented India in Equestrian at Olympics. Also participated as an individual entry in the Equestrian discipline of Three Day Event held in Atlanta Olympics, 1996 and also won a Bronze Medal for the same event in 2002, Asian Games.

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