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Group Captain Sharan Singh Sawhny

Service No & Branch 1937 F(P) (Orig: GD(P))

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Date of Birth: 22 Apr 1923 Commissioned: 01 Jul 1942 Course: 13 Course
Service End: Retired on 16 Apr 1973 Superannuated Died on 08 Oct 2009 (86 Years age) Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Plt Offr : 01 Jan 1943Fg Offr : 01 Jul 1943Flt Lt : 15 Aug 1948Sqn Ldr : 01 Mar 1951
Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1964Acting Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1968Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1970
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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

01 Mar 1943 - Plt OffrNo.8 SquadronPeshawar Squadron Pilot
22 Feb 1960 - 16 Jul 1960Sqn Ldr1 Aircraft Staging PostCarnicobar Station Commander
15 Nov 1965 - 01 Apr 1968Wg Cdr19 WingBorjhar (Guwahati) Station Commander
17 Jan 1970 - 15 Feb 1973Gp Capt6 WingBarrackpore Station Commander
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