Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Flying Officer Bartan Ramesh

Service No & Branch 10948 F(P) Stream :Helicopters
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 04 Jun 1967 Course: 97 Course
Service End: Retired on 16 Feb 1989
Qualifications Held :
Remarks : Retd from PHS AirHQ
Badges Qualified
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vir Chakra
Fg OffrBartan Ramesh10948 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1972
Details :

During the operations against Pakistan in December 1971, Flying Officer Bartan Ramesh was serving with a Helicopter Unit. He carried out forty-five successful operational missions, some of which were in the heart of the battle area. During two of these missions he, with complete disregard to his personal safety, evacuated Army Battle casualties from forward Helipads in the Uri Sector in the face of constant shellings by the enemy.

Throughout, Flying Officer Bartan Ramesh displayed gallantry, professional skill and, devotion to duty of high order.

Unit : 114 HU
Reference : Gazette of India , 29th July 1972 - No.92 - Pres/72 dated 18th July 1972
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