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Air Commodore Ramaswami Sitaram

Service No & Branch 1574 GD(P) (Orig : GD(O))
Date of Birth: 06 Nov 1914 Commissioned: 20 Nov 1939 Course: 1 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 06 Nov 1966 / Died on 25 Feb 2006
Remarks : OBS 11PC
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 20 May 1941Acting Flt Lt : 01 Oct 1943Flt Lt : 05 Dec 1944Acting Sqn Ldr : 05 Dec 1944
Sqn Ldr : 06 Dec 1947Wg Cdr : 15 Aug 1948Acting Gp Capt : 15 Nov 1948Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1953
Acting Air Cmde : 13 Apr 1961Air Cmde : 01 Apr 1964
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Gp Capt
Notes:1)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 2)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
01 Oct 1942 - 30 Oct 1942Plt OffrNo.4 Flight (Coastal Defence)Dum Dum Obs
13 Jan 1943 - Flt LtNo.7 Squadron, RIAFPeshawar Nav Offr
- 12 Apr 1961Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi 
01 Feb 1948 - 26 Mar 1951Gp CaptAFS JalahalliBengaluru Station Commander
08 Jul 1952 - 06 Nov 1955Gp CaptNational Defence AcademyKhadakvasla Deputy Commandant
07 Nov 1955 - 15 Jun 1958Gp CaptOperational CommandDelhi Senior Officer-in-charge Administration
16 Jun 1958 - 01 Dec 1959Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi Director, Intelligence
13 Apr 1961 - 01 May 1962Air CmdeHQ NCCDelhi Deputy Director
01 Jan 1965 - 06 Nov 1966Air CmdeAir Force Laison CellLucknow Air Officer Commanding
 
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