Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Wing Commander Gev Darasha Bamboat

Service No & Branch 12025 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 21 Jun 1969 Course: 102 Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Jun 1993
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Aug 1989
Badges Qualified
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

- 01 Mar 1992Wg Cdr2 Tactical Air CenterJodhpur Senior Air Staff Officer
30 Nov 1987 - 23 Jul 1989Wg CdrAir Force Training Team, NDAKhadakvasla Officer in Charge
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry)
Fg OffrGev Darasha Bamboat12025 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1972
Details :

During the operations, against Pakistan in December 1971, Flying Officer Gey Darsha Bamboat was serving with an operational Squadron in the Western Sector. He flew a number of operational sorties. On one such sortie he was attacked by four MiG-19 aircraft of the enemy. In the engagement his aircraft was hit and the drop tank was damaged. Though he was short of fuel, he brought the aircraft back safely. On the 4th December, 1971, while carrying out search and strike mission in the Chhamb Sector, the enemy Act Ack hit and damaged his aircrafts hydraulic system but he brought the aircraft back to base.

Throughout, Flying Officer Gey Darsha Bamboat displayed courage, professional skill and devotion td duty.

Unit : 27 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India dated 7th October 1972 - No.108 - Pres/72 dated 23rd September 1972
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