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Group Captain Bana Behari Bhattacharjee

Service No & Branch 3999 EDN

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Date of Birth: 01 Feb 1925 Commissioned: 01 Dec 1950 Course: 3 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Jan 1980 Died on 08 Jun 2006 (81 Years age)
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Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 01 Dec 1952Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1970Acting Gp Capt : 01 Jul 1977Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1977
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrBana Behari Bhattacharjee3999 EDNAward Date 26 Jan 1975Announced 26 Jan 1975
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Wing Commander Bana Behari Bhattacharjee has served with distinction in a number of staff appointments. While posted as Deputy Director Education at Air Headquarters, he made significant contribution towards improving the education facilities for the children of service personnel and development of units schools. He has also been responsible for improvement in the Indian Air Force Quarterly and Air Headquarters Reference and Technical Library.

Awarded Vishisht Seva Medal for distinguished service of a high order.

Unit : AHQ
Reference : GoI19750126
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