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Group Captain Raj Kumar Jain

Service No & Branch 14318 AE(L)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 05 Jan 1976 Course: 9 AEC Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Nov 2009
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Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 May 1995Gp Capt : 01 Apr 2002
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrRaj Kumar Jain14318 AE(L)Award Date 26 Jan 1998Announced 26 Jan 1998
Details :

Squadron Leader RK Jain was commissioned in Logistics Branch in Jun 81. Since his commissioning, he has held various important and challenging appointments with distinction.

The Officer assumed the duties of Mess Secretary of Air Force Officers Mess, New Delhi in Jun 96. With his vision, involvement and personal interest, he has brought about all round improvements in the Mess which was functioning from World War II vintage accommodation and there were plans to demolish it. With his hard work and constant efforts, he has brought the building, including the Banquet Hall, to a standard befitting to hold functions of National level importance.

During the period, the Officer successfully arranged and looked after prestigious functions of Air Force Day, Air Force Cdrs' Conference and banquets for the visiting foreign dignitaries, etc. which brought lot of laurels to the Air Force Officers Mess for its efficient and excellent services. Through close monitoring of expenditure, the financial position of the mess has also improved manifold. He single-handedly set about recommissioning of the mini Officers' Mess at Naraina to accommodate more than 100 Officers who were dislodged from the Air Force Offrs' Mess on its demolition.

For his distinguished service of high order, the President is pleased to award "Vishisht Seva Medal" to Squadron Leader R K Jain.

Unit : AFS New Delhi
Reference : GoI19980126
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