|Service No & Branch||5595 F(P)|
|Date of Birth: -- --- --||Commissioned: 19 Dec 1958||Course: 73 Course|
|Service End:||Retired on 31 Jul 1992|
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|03 Sep 1964 - 04 Apr 1967||Flt Lt||HQ Maintenance Command Communication Flight||Nagpur||Officer in Charge|
|-||Gp Capt||1 Aircraft Staging Post||Carnicobar||Station Commander|
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|Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry)|
|Flt Lt||Harpal Singh Bedi||5595 GD(P)||Award Date||Announced 26 Jan 1964|
|Details :|| |
Flying Officer Harpal Singh Bedi has been operating with a transport Squadron in Jammu and Kashmir area since 1959. Though relatively junior in service, he has to his credit about 1100 hours of operational flying. During the operations occasioned by the recent Chinese aggression on our northern borders, he flew as many as 100 hours in one month on air transport operations.
Flying Officer Bedi carried out all tasks assigned to him efficiently and displayed professional skill, courage and devotion to duty of a high order.
|Unit : 43 Sqn|
|Reference : Gazette of India 1st February 1964 - No.20 - Pres/64 dated 26th January 1964.|