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Group Captain Shyam Sunder Singh Chauhan

Service No 8780 Branch F(P)
Date of Birth: 21 Mar 1940
Date Commissioned 02 Aug 1964 Course 89/90 Course
Service End Retired on 31 Mar 1992
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Gp Capt : 01 Nov 1987
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 1
 
Vayu Sena Medal
Sqn LdrShyam Sunder Singh Chauhan8780 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1982
Details :

Wing Commander Shyam Sundar Singh Chauhan was commissioned in the Indian Air Force on 2nd August, 1964. A keen and dedicated flier, he has flown over 2700 accident­free hours as Captain. During the period November, 1980 to January, 1981, he played a keen role in planning and execution of sensitive border survey tasks. Flying with tenacity and precision over rugged mountainous terrain, he brought back outstanding results. The information has been of great strategic value in updating our maps and has increased our knowledge of these inaccessible regions.

Unit : 106 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India dated 22nd January 1983 - No.1-Pres/83 dated 26th January 1982