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Wing Commander Joginder Singh

Service No & Branch 5773 F(N)

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Date of Birth: 01 Feb 1936 Commissioned: 19 Dec 1959 Course: 16 NAV Course Entry Mode : Airmen
Service End: Died in Service 04 Nov 1977 (41 Years age)
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Promotions Gazetted
Flt Lt : 19 Dec 1964
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Awards and Decorations


Number of Awards: 1
 
Vayu Sena Medal
Sqn LdrJoginder Singh5773 F(N)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1971
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Squadron Leader Joginder Singh has been serving in an operational Wing since July 1969. As Wing Navigation Briefing Officer, he organised the Station Briefing Room, Operations Room and intelligence Room. He also served for three and a half years in an operational Squadron and logged approximately 1,600 hours of flying. He successfully completed a course abroad on a new type of aircraft and his performance was adjudged as 'exceptional'. In his 10 ½ years of service, he has flown about 5,500 hours, which include approximately 800 hours of night flying.

Throughout, Squadron Leader Joginder Singh displayed professional skill and devotion to duty.

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Reference : Gazette of India dated 4th September 1971 - No.53 - Pres/71 dated 26th January 1971
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