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Air Vice Marshal Sindhaghatta Subbaramu

Service No 5371 Branch F(P)
Date of Birth: 25 Apr 1937
Date Commissioned 29 May 1957 Course 72 Course
Service End Retired on 30 Apr 1993
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1978Air Cmde : 07 Oct 1985AVM : 02 Apr 1990
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

01 Jun 1976 - 17 Jul 1977Wg CdrNo. 47 SquadronHalwara CO
01 Feb 1982 - 01 Jul 1984Air Cmde17 WingGorakhpur AOC
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 2
Vir Chakra
Sqn LdrSindhaghatta Subbaramu5371 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1972
Details :

During the operations against Pakistan in December, 1971, Squadron Leader Sindhaghatta Subbaramu was attached to a Fighter Squadron. He flew a total of thirtytwo missions in the form of Combat Air Patrol, escort and interception. He flew these sorties in adverse weather conditions and in pitch-dark night in the vicinity of hilly areas. During every escort mission, he ensured that the strike force was never threatened in any way by enemy aircraft, which enabled the strike force to attack the targets fearlessly. He always brought the strike forces back to base safely.

Throughout, Squadron Leader Sindhaghatta Subbaramu displayed gallantry, professional skill and leadership of a high order.

Unit : 1 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India , 29th July 1972 - No.92 - Pres/72 dated 18th July 1972
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
AVMSindhaghatta Subbaramu5371 F(P)Award Date 26 Jan 1992Announced 26 Jan 1992
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