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Air Marshal Govind Chandra Singh Rajwar

Service No 8103 Branch F(N)
Date of Birth: 31 Dec 1943
Date Commissioned 31 Dec 1963 Course 26NAV Course
Service End Retired on 31 Dec 2003
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Nov 1982Gp Capt : 30 Jun 1986Acting Air Cmde : 13 May 1991Air Cmde : 01 Oct 1991
AVM : 01 Oct 1996Acting Air Marshal : 28 Jan 2002Air Marshal : 01 Dec 2000
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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.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

DatesRankUnitLocationAppointmentPhoto
01 Dec 1985 - 30 Sep 1986Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi DD Works (P&C)
01 Oct 1986 - 31 Mar 1988Gp Capt6 WingBarrackpore Stn Cdr
01 Apr 1988 - 31 Dec 1990Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi JDPO(B)
01 Jan 1991 - 31 Dec 1993Air CmdeAir Force Records OfficeNew Delhi AOC
01 Jan 1994 - 31 Dec 1994Air CmdeNational Defence CollegeDelhi Student
01 Jan 1995 - 30 Jun 1996Air CmdeSouthern Air CommandTrivandrum SOA
01 Jul 1996 - 17 Aug 1998AVMWestern Air CommandDelhi SOA
18 Aug 1998 - 30 Nov 1999AVMHQ National Cadet CorpsDelhi ADG (A)
01 Dec 1999 - 31 Dec 2000AVMSouth Western Air CommandGandhinagar SOA
01 Jan 2002 - 31 Dec 2003Air MshlIntegrated Defence StaffNew Delhi DCIDS (DOT)
 
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 3
   
Vishist Seva Medal
Flt LtGovind Chandra Singh Rajwar8103 F(N)Award Date 26 Jan 1971Announced 26 Jan 1971
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit :
Reference : Gazette of India : No.28 - Pres/71 dated 26th January 1971
Vir Chakra
Flt LtGovind Chandra Singh Rajwar8103 F(N)Award Date Announced 17 Dec 1971
Details :

During the operations against Pakistan in December, 1971, Flight Lieutenant Govind Chandra Singh Rajwar, he undertook a large number of hazardous missions and completed them successfully. The information obtained on these missions contributed to a large extent towards our planning and successful execution of operations.

Throughout, Flight Lieutenant Govind Chandra Singh Rajwar displayed gallantry, professional skill and devotion to duty of a high order.

Unit : 106 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India , 29th July 1972 - No.92 - Pres/72 dated 18th July 1972
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
Air CmdeGovind Chandra Singh Rajwar8103 F(N)Award Date 26 Jan 1993Announced 26 Jan 1993
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
Unit :
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