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Wing Commander Kalpathy Easwaran

Service No & Branch 3725 LGS (Orig: A&SD)

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 26 Jan 1950 Course: 4 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 28 Feb 1976 Superannuated Nick Name :
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Fg Offr : 26 Jan 1952Flt Lt : 26 Jan 1956Sqn Ldr : 26 Jan 1963Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1970
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

- 14 Aug 1960Flt LtBSRU 
15 Aug 1960 - Flt LtAir Head QuartersDelhi 
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrKalpathy Easwaran3725 LGSAward Date 22 Jun 1972Announced 22 Jun 1972
Details :

Wing Commander Kalpathy Easwaran (3725) was commissioned in the Logistics Branch of the Indian Air Force in January, 1950. He has been serving as Senior Equipment Staff Officer of Headquarters Eastern Air Command, since August, 1968.

During the floods in October, 1968, he kept up the stocks of aviation fuel at all units judiciously by resorting to various modes of transportation when the rail traffic was disrupted.

During the Indo-Pak operations in December, 1971, he organized the supply of aviation fuel in such a way that adequate stock were available at al the bases of operations. He also maintained excellent liaison with the Army authorities for availability of rations at all the places of deployment of the personnel.

Wing Commander Kalpathy Easwaran displayed leadership, professional competence and devotion to duty, and has rendered distinguished service of a high order. He is awarded the Vishisht Seva Medal.

Unit : EAC
Reference : GoI19720622No85
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