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Air Commodore Ran Vir Kumar

Service No & Branch 5264 ACCTS
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 17 Nov 1956 Course: 12 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Jun 1989 Nick Name :
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Promotions Gazetted
Flt Lt : 17 Nov 1962Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1977Acting Gp Capt : 20 Jul 1981Gp Capt : 02 Dec 1981
Air Cmde : 25 Feb 1985
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

16 Aug 1983 - 15 Aug 1984Gp CaptAir Head QuartersNew Delhi Judge Advocate General (Air)
16 Aug 1984 - 30 Jun 1989Air CmdeAir Head QuartersNew Delhi Judge Advocate General (Air)
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Ati Vishist Seva Medal
Air CmdeRan Vir Kumar5264 ACCTAward Date 26 Jan 1986Announced 26 Jan 1986
Details :

Air Commodore Ran Vir Kumar Accounts was commissioned in the Indian Air Force in November, 1956. After early years of service as an Accounts, Officer at various Stations and Wings, he successfully and with colours completed the Air Force Judge Advocate Course. Thereafter, he held with distinction the appointments of Command Judge Advocate at various Command Headquarters and Deputy and Joint Judge Advocate General (Air) at Air Headquarters. In this appointment he has displayed qualities of leadership, organising ability, devotion to duty and professional competence of an exceptional order. In a period of just two years, he has brought about conspicuous and monumental Improvements in all facets of legal administration and was instrumental in creation of formal department of the Judge Advocate General (Air). Without compromising on quality and fairness of justice, by his constant drive and vigorous efforts, he drastically reduced the delays in disciplinary cases in the Air Force. He undertook writing, printing and publication of a number of books/aid memoirs, which have proved to be extremely useful in the dispensation of justice. He is also engaged in the production of a film on disciplinary procedure in the Air Force.

Air Commodore Ran Vir Kumar has thus rendered distinguished service of an exceptional order.

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Reference : GoI19860126
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