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Air Vice Marshal Mohan Swaroop Chaturvedi

Service No & Branch 1592 GD(N) (Orig : GD(O))
Date of Birth: 14 Feb 1915 Commissioned: 20 Jul 1940 Course: 3 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Dec 1968 / Died on 25 Oct 2003
Remarks : MD Air India till 14 Feb 1973, briefly local Air Marshal MD Air India till 14 Feb 1973, briefly local Air Marshal
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 20 Jan 1942Acting Flt Lt : 01 Oct 1943Sqn Ldr : 01 May 1947Wg Cdr : 15 Aug 1948
Acting Gp Capt : 07 May 1949Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1953Acting Air Cmde : 28 May 1958Air Cmde : 01 Oct 1960
Acting AVM : 06 Mar 1962AVM : 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

02 Jun 1942 - Fg OffrNo.2 Flight (Coastal Defence)Juhu 
05 Dec 1942 - Fg OffrNo.7 Squadron, RIAF Obs
01 Jul 1947 - 21 Nov 1948Wg CdrRoyal Indian Air Force Records OfficeNew Delhi Commanding Officer
- Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi Director, Personnel
- 27 May 1958Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi Director (Personnel Services)
- Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi Director (Reserve)
- Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi Director (Policy and Plan
10 Aug 1953 - 08 Sep 1954Gp Capt2 Ground Training SchoolTambaram Station Commander
06 Oct 1954 - 16 Dec 1955Gp CaptAFS New DelhiNew Delhi Station Commander
01 Jan 1958 - 05 Mar 1962Air CmdeAir Head QuartersDelhi Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance
06 Mar 1962 - 01 Dec 1962AVMAir Head QuartersDelhi Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance
01 Jan 1963 - 10 Nov 1966AVMAir Head QuartersDelhi Air Officer-in-Charge Administration
21 Nov 1966 - AVMAir IndiaDelhi General Manager
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