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Wing Commander Surindra Mohan

Service No & Branch 4939 AE(L)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 04 Apr 1955 Course: 10 DEO Course
Service End: Retired on 07 Sep 1987
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Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1975
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrSurindra Mohan4939 AE(L)Award Date 22 Jun 1972Announced 22 Jun 1972
Details :

Squadron Leader Surinder Mohan was commissioned in the IAF in April 1955. Since May 1971, he has been in command of a unit engaged in highly sensitive activities in the Gujarat and Rajasthan sectors.

Squadron Leader Mohan appreciated the potential of the Unit in providing the Armed Forces with information that could be of vital importance in operational planning and immediately set about reorganizing, training and directing activities of his Unit towards this aim. The successes achieved by his Unit in this field are to a large extent attributable to his inspiring leadership, exemplary conduct and determined efforts to maximize the output of personnel and equipment under his Command. He has made a significant contribution towards operational planning and successes in the Gujarat and Rajasthan sectors in spite of frequent air raids.

Squadron Leader Surinder Mohan displayed leadership, professional ability and devotion to duty and has rendered distinguished service of a high order. He is awarded Vishisht Seva Medal.

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Reference : GoI19720622No85
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