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Squadron Leader Harkeerat Singh Aujla

Service No & Branch 17336 F(P)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 22 Dec 1983 Course: 132 Course
Service End: Retired on 09 Jan 1997 Nick Name :
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

16 Mar 1988 - 25 Jun 1990Fg OffrNo.114 Helicopter Unit Squadron Pilot
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry)
Flt LtHarkeerat Singh Aujla17336 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1990
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Flight Lieutenant Harkeerat Singh Aujla has been on the posted strength of a helicopter unit since 01 Mar 88.

During his tenure in the unit, Flt Lt Aujla has successfully carried out a variety of high altitude missions e.g. air maintenance, casualty evacuation from daunting heights of 19000 ft and above in Siachen Glacier and Ladakh region. He has over 2000 sorties to the world's highest helipad to his credit.

He has undertaken hazardous flying missions to deliver vital supplies like ammunitions and rations to our highest outposts in 'Siachen Glacier' under heavy enemy shelling.

In recognition of his unmatched courage, devotion to duty and professionalism, the President is pleased to award Vayu Seva Medal to Flt Lt Harkeerat Singh Aujla.

Unit : 114 HU
Reference : Gazette of India dated 12th May 1990 - No.38-Pres/90 dated 26th January 1990
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