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Air Chief Marshal Idris Hasan Latif

Service No 1804 Branch F(P)
Date of Birth: 09 Jun 1923
Date Commissioned 26 Jan 1942 Course 11 Course
Service End Retired on 31 Aug 1981 / Died on 30 Apr 2018
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 05 Apr 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 15 Aug 1949Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1954
Acting Gp Capt : 10 Jun 1959Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1962Acting Air Cmde : 15 Jan 1964Air Cmde : 01 Apr 1967
AVM : 01 Apr 1971Air Marshal : 27 Jun 1974C-in-C : 27 Jun 1974Air Chief Marshal : 01 Sep 1978
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Notes: 1) Ranks shown are substantive ranks at retirement. 2)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 3)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
15 Aug 1942 - 30 Nov 1942Plt OffrNo. 6 Flight (Coastal Defence)Drigh Road From 1ATU to Attd 301 MU
22 Jun 1943 - 21 Mar 1944Fg OffrEmbassy of India, United KingdomUnited Kingdom O T U Training
25 Jun 1944 - 30 Sep 1945Fg OffrNo. 3 Squadron, RIAFKohat To 9Sqn
31 Aug 1945 - 31 May 1946Fg OffrNo. 9 Squadron, RIAF dett To 10Sqn as Flt Cdr
07 Jan 1947 - 01 Feb 1948Flt Lt57 SSBDehradun 
01 Aug 1949 - 01 Jun 1951Sqn LdrNo.4 SquadronPune CO
01 Dec 1957 - 01 Jun 1959Wg CdrMaintenance CommandKanpur SAASO
10 Jun 1959 - 26 Dec 1960Gp CaptAFS BegumpetSecunderabad Stn Cdr
01 Jan 1961 - 31 Dec 1961Gp CaptEmbassy of India, USAWashington Air Attache
01 Jan 1962 - 30 Jun 1965Air CmdeEmbassy of India, USAWashington Air Attache
01 Jun 1965 - 01 Jun 1966Air CmdeEastern Air CommandShillong ADC
01 Jun 1966 - 01 Dec 1966Air CmdeEastern Air CommandShillong SASO
01 Jan 1968 - 01 Mar 1968Air CmdeJammu & KashmirUdhampur AOC
01 Mar 1968 - 30 Aug 1970Air Cmde2 WingLohegaon (Pune) AOC
01 Sep 1970 - 28 Feb 1974AVMAir Head QuartersDelhi ACAS( Plans) 1st
28 Feb 1974 - 26 Jun 1974Air MshlAir Head QuartersDelhi AOA
27 Jun 1974 - 29 Feb 1976Air MshlCentral Air CommandAllahabad AOC-in-C
01 Mar 1976 - 19 May 1977Air MshlMaintenance CommandNagpur AOC-in-C
19 May 1977 - 31 Aug 1978Air MshlAir Head QuartersDelhi VCAS
01 Sep 1978 - 31 Aug 1981Air Chf MshlAir Head QuartersDelhi CAS
 
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 1
 
Param Vishist Seva Medal
AVMIdris Hasan Latif1804 F(P)Award Date 26 Jan 1971Announced 26 Jan 1971
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit :
Reference : Gazette of India : No.26 - Pres/71 dated 26th January 1971