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Group Captain Panangadan Cheruvari Ramakrishna

Service No & Branch 1843 GD(N) (Orig: GD(O))

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Date of Birth: 03 Jul 1918 Commissioned: 28 Mar 1942 Course: 8 OBS Course
Service End: Retired on 03 Jul 1968 Superannuated Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 05 Apr 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 01 Oct 1952Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1959
Acting Gp Capt : 12 Jan 1963Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1964
Training and Other Courses Attended
1 Nav Course - 12 Sqn School (Fg Offr) - 7 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 31 Jul 1954
Badges Qualified
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Notes:1)Branch is at retirement and may not match with branch at Commission 2)Notional seniority is reflected in dates of substantive rank.

Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

22 Apr 1942 - 03 Jun 1942Plt OffrNo.4 SquadronKohat Obs to att 20RAF
01 Jul 1944 - Plt OffrNo.7 Squadron Squadron Pilot
20 Dec 1943 - Fg OffrNo.7 SquadronCampbellpore Squadron Navigator Fm 152OTU
15 Jul 1946 - Fg OffrEmpire Air Nav SchoolShawberry UK Adv Nav Course
22 May 1947 - Fg OffrNavigation and Signals SchoolTambaram 
- 01 Feb 1959Wg Cdr10 NCC Circle (Mysore)Bangalore Commander
01 Dec 1956 - 01 Oct 1958Wg Cdr2 NCC Circle (Madras)Madras Commander
12 Jan 1963 - 19 Aug 1964Gp Capt1 Air Force Selection BoardDehradun President
31 Jul 1964 - 09 Aug 1966Gp CaptAir Head QuartersDelhi Director (Personnel Services)
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Mention in Despatches
Flt LtPanangadan Cheruvari Ramakrishna1843 GD(N)Award Date Announced 13 Jan 1951
Details : Citation / Details Not Available
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Reference : Gazette of India , 17th February 1951 - No.2 - Pres dated 13th February 1951
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