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Air Commodore Shyamal Kumar Mittra

Service No & Branch 3818 AE(L) (Orig: ELECT)

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Date of Birth: 09 May 1930 Commissioned: 16 Jan 1950 Course: 2 DEO Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Nov 1981 Died on 24 Nov 2008 (78 Years age) Nick Name :
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Fg Offr : 16 Jan 1951Flt Lt : 19 Mar 1956Sqn Ldr : 16 Jan 1962Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1969
Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1974Air Cmde : 01 Sep 1978
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrShyamal Kumar Mittra3818 AE(L)Award Date 26 Jan 1970Announced 26 Jan 1970
Details :

Wing Commander Shymal Kumar (3818) has been the Command Electrical Officer since November 1966. In this capacity he has been responsible for variety of complex tasks such as third and fourth line servicing of aircraft electrical components, instruments, engineering system and overhauling of a number of electrical ground equipment. Besides these responsibilities, he was entrusted with the job of designing and setting up a modern and elaborate electroplating shop in Repair Depot on "turn key" basis - a new concept, and the preparation of the design and technical specifications of a centralized compressed Air Supply system for the Repair Depot. The work in both these projects involved detailed market survey of the indigenous resources and a thorough understanding of the technical set up of various workshop a the Depot. By perseverance he completed the assigned task successfully, thereby displaying an admirable depth of knowledge, ability for sustained hard work and high degree of initiative and devotion to duty.

Unit : MC
Reference : GoI19700126
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