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Wing Commander Jasmer Singh Dhanoa

Service No & Branch 4428 GD(P)

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Date of Birth: 22 May 1933 Commissioned: 17 Jan 1953 Course: 59 Course
Service End: Retired on 23 Feb 1971 Released to Air India Died on 10 May 2004 (71 Years age)
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 17 Jan 1954Wg Cdr : 01 Oct 1970
Training and Other Courses Attended
20 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 06 Nov 1965
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 Jul 1959 - 01 Mar 1965Flt LtAirHQ Communications SquadronPalam Squadron Pilot
01 Mar 1965 - 01 Jun 1965Sqn LdrAirHQ Communications SquadronPalam Squadron Pilot
01 Dec 1965 - 01 Mar 1967Sqn LdrAirHQ Communications SquadronPalam Squadron Pilot
- Wg CdrNo.49 Squadron Commanding Officer
- Wg Cdr10 WingJorhat Officer in Charge Flying
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal
Wg CdrJasmer Singh Dhanoa4428 GD(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1968
Details :

Wing Commander Jasmer Singh Dhanoa has recently taken over command of a Transport Squadron. He undertook various missions in the eastern region from 1953 to 1955 and, thereafter, served as an Instructor in a transport training wing and as Flight Commander in the VIP flights of Air Headquarters Communication Squadron. He has an accident free record of over 6000 hours of flying

Throughout, Wing Commander Jasmer Singh Dhanoa displayed professional skill and exceptional devotion to duty in the best traditions of the Indian Air Force.

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Reference : Gazette of India dated 8th June 1968 - No.35 - Pres/68 dated 26th January 1968
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