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Wing Commander Buddho Deb Biswas

Service No & Branch 5067 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 14 Jan 1956 Course: 67 Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Nov 1977 Released to Air India
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Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 30 Dec 1976
Training and Other Courses Attended
8 JSW (Cadet) - 01 Jun 1954
Badges Qualified
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal
Sqn LdrBuddho Deb Biswas5067 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1971
Details :

Squadron Leader Buddho Deb Biswas was a Flight Commander in an operational transport Squadron for four years, during which he undertook numerous missions over the inhospitable terrain of NEFA, Nagaland, Mizo Hills, Bhutan and Sikkim. There he flew a total of 1,715 hours, which included 896 hours on operational sorties involving 600 landings, and 200 supply dropping missions. He has a record of 14 years of dedicated service and during this period has flown a total of 6,308 hours without accident, which include 2,424 hours of instructional flying. With thorough knowledge and exceptional professional skill, he met all emergencies with admirable results.

Throughout, Squadron Leader Buddho Dev Biswas displayed professional skill, leadership and devotion to duty.

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Reference : Gazette of India dated 4th September 1971 - No.53 - Pres/71 dated 26th January 1971
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