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Group Captain Mohan Badami

Service No & Branch 3888 F(N)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 01 Jun 1950 Course: 1 NAV Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Dec 1978 Superannuated
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Flt Lt : 01 Jun 1955Sqn Ldr : 01 Jun 1961Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1967Acting Gp Capt : 23 Nov 1970
Gp Capt : 01 Apr 1972
Training and Other Courses Attended
16 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 21 Mar 1963
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

01 Jan 1958 - 01 Mar 1962Flt LtControl & Reporting SchoolMemaura Directing Staff
- 08 Mar 1960Sqn Ldr18 Signal UnitDelhi 
09 Mar 1960 - 07 Aug 1960Sqn LdrAir Head QuartersDelhi 
04 Aug 1960 - Sqn Ldr4 WingAgra 
29 Dec 1972 - 13 Jun 1976Gp CaptAFS BegumpetSecunderabad Station Commander
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
Gp Capt Mohan Badami3888 F(P)Award Date 26 Jan 1972Announced 26 Jan 1972
Details :

Group Captain Mohan Badami was commissioned in the Flying Branch (Navigator) of the Indian Air Force on 1st June, 1950. He has served in several transport and maritime squadrons, and on the staff of a Command Headquarters. He was also the Staff Officer to the Chief of the Air Staff. He took over as Joint Director (Intelligence) at Air Headquarters in December, 1970. He successfully completed all the tasks allotted to him. He ensured that all security policy directives were disseminated to all units well in time. The Security Inspection team visits to most of the units were completed during the emergency period. This helped in inculcating a high degree of security consciousness amongst the personnel of the Units.

Throughout, Group Captain Mohan Badami has rendered distinguished service of an exceptional order.

Unit :
Reference : GoI19720126
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