Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Wing Commander Mahesh Kumar Bajpai

Service No & Branch 4847 EDN
Date of Birth: 15 Aug 1931 Commissioned: 13 Mar 1955 Course: 9 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 25 Dec 1976 Died on 15 Nov 2014 (83 Years age)
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Flt Lt : 14 Mar 1961
Training and Other Courses Attended
21 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 14 Jul 1966
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

26 Nov 1972 - Sqn LdrIAAI 
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrMahesh Kumar Bajpai4847 EDNAward Date 26 Jan 1974Announced 26 Jan 1974
Details :

Squadron Leader Bajpai, an Education Officer is also a qualified Parachute Jump Instructor. He has held various staff appointments. He was intimately associated with planned Air Transport Operations including Logistics support, heliborne operations and airborne assault during the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war. Placing service before self he has all along gone beyond the call of his normal duties.

Awarded Vishisht Seva Medal for his selfless devotion to duty and distinguished service of a high order.

Unit : AHQ
Reference : GoI19740126No32
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