Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Vappale Ramchandran Nair

Service No & Branch 7407 F(P)
Date of Birth: 10 Dec 1942 Commissioned: 22 Jun 1963 Course: 84 Course
Service End: Died in Service 20 Apr 1990
Remarks : D: Health reasons
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 08 Jul 1981Gp Capt : 21 Apr 1986
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Notes:1)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 2)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

01 Jan 1973 - 01 Jan 1974Sqn LdrFlying Instructors SchoolTambaram Flying Instructor
18 Dec 1980 - 04 Jan 1983Wg CdrNo.17 SquadronBhatinda Commanding Officer
- Gp CaptDefence Services Staff CollegeWellington Directing Staff
01 Jan 1985 - 01 Jan 1986Gp CaptDefence Services Staff CollegeWellington Head of Training Team (Air)
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Mention in Despatches
Flt LtVappale Ramchandran Nair7407 F(P)Award Date Announced 23 Jun 1972
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit : 30 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India , 1st July 1972 - No.87 - Pres/72 dated 23rd June 1972
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