|Date of Birth:|
|Date Commissioned||25 Aug 1956||Course||11 NAV Course|
|Service End||Retired on 31 Aug 1977|
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|Flt Lt||Hamir Singh Mangat||5226 GD(N)||Award Date 06 Sep 1965||Announced 22 Sep 1965|
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During the recent operations against Pakistan, Flight Lieutenant Hamir Singh Mangat, a Navigator in an Operational Bomber Squadron, successfully navigated by day and night a number of leader and marker aircraft on hazardous offensive and tactical close support missions deep into enemy territory. Despite intense enemy fire and grave danger to his personal safety, he struck to his post with cool courage and firm determination and accurately navigated the aircraft to their targets to carry out their vital missions.
Throughout the operations Flight Lieutenant Hamir Singh Mangat displayed courage and devotion to duty of a high order.
|Unit : 5 Sqn|
|Reference : Gazette of India , 1st January 1966 - No.133 - Pres/65 dated 22nd September 1965|
|Mention in Despatches|
|Sqn Ldr||Hamir Singh Mangat||5226 F(N)||Award Date||Announced 23 Jun 1972|
|Details :||Citation / Details Not Available|
|Reference : Gazette of India , 1st July 1972 - No.87 - Pres/72 dated 23rd June 1972|