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Air Commodore Surindar Kumar Bajaj

Service No & Branch 4884 F(P) (Orig: GD(P))
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 16 Apr 1955 Course: 65 Course
Service End: Retired on 31 Jan 1988 Superannuated Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 16 Apr 1956Flt Lt : 16 Apr 1960Sqn Ldr : 16 Apr 1966Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1975
Acting Gp Capt : 24 Dec 1979Gp Capt : 01 Oct 1980Air Cmde : 15 Jul 1985
Training and Other Courses Attended
26 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 21 Nov 1970
Badges Qualified
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Gp Capt
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

09 Dec 1976 - 02 Oct 1978Wg CdrAir Force Intelligence School Commanding Officer
24 Dec 1979 - 05 Jan 1982Gp CaptAir Force Records OfficeNew Delhi Commanding Officer
15 Oct 1982 - 06 Dec 1983Gp Capt29 WingBamrauli (Allahabad) Station Commander
17 Feb 1986 - 31 Jan 1988Air Cmde14 WingChabua Air Officer Commanding
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal
Sqn LdrSurindar Kumar Bajaj4884 F(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1973
Details :

Squadron Leader Surindar Kumar Bajaj took over the appointment as Assistant Director of Intelligence at Air Headquarters in November, 1970. Before coming to Air Headquarters he was employed in a highly sensitive assignment requiring exceptional flying ability and initiative. To his present work, he has brought a fund of experience in handling sensitive tasks. During his short tenure in Air Headquarters, he has exhibited commendable acumen in tackling difficult problems. His thorough grasp of current situations and incisive examination of a particular case resulted in the saving of about Rs. 90,000/- to the State. He has been actively associated with a number of major security cases and by skilful1 interrogation has been able to unearth matters vitally affecting the security of the service.

Throughout, Squadron Leader Surindar Kumar Bajaj has displayed professional skill and devotion to duty.

Unit : AHQ
Reference : Gazette of India dated 23rd March 1974 - No.34 - Pres/74 dated 26th January 1973
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