|Service No || 6025 ||Branch || F(P) |
|Date of Birth: ||08 Mar 1946 || || |
|Date Commissioned || 15 Dec 1960 ||Course || 78 Course |
|Service End ||Retired on 03 Oct 1978|
|Remarks : |
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Notes: 1) Ranks shown are substantive ranks at retirement. 2)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 3)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.
|Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry)|
|Fg Offr||Krishna Viswanath Rajagopal||6025 GD(P)||Award Date ||Announced 01 Jan 1967|
|Details :|| |
Fg. Offir. Krishna Vishwanath Rajagopal has been employed in a transport squadron engaged in airlift operations in Assam area since March, 1962. He has carried out over 1000 operational sorties at the various landing grounds and dropping zones in NEFA and elsewhere. He has fulfilled vital Army operational requirements by carrying out operational sorties in difficult terrain in bad weather conditions. Throughout, Fg. Offir. Rajagopal displayed courage and devotion to duty.
|Unit : 49 Sqn|
|Reference : Gazette of India dated 7th January, 1967- No.102 - Pres/66 dated 31st December 1966|