Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Squadron Leader Dharam Chand Lath

Service No & Branch 6189 LGS
Date of Birth: 30 Jan 1938 Commissioned: 27 May 1961 Course: 21 GDOC Course
Service End: Retired on 01 Aug 1982 Died on 16 Oct 2017 (79 Years age)
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Sqn LdrDharam Chand Lath6189 LGSAward Date 26 Jan 1976Announced 26 Jan 1976
Details :

Squadron Leader Lath resolved the identification problem of stores of foreign make by hard work and study in depth. He established all the detailed information required in respect of the stores indented and then with the assistance of the staff built up a system whereby the required information is collected and suitably recorded. He also planned and put into effect a system of thorough scrutiny of 'Production Holds Up' demands and diligently progressed procurement action on them. He also evolved a method to ensure that locally procurable stores are always available by resorting to their purchase well in time. He has established a sound provisioning system at a big and very important Base Repair Depot of the Air Force.

Unit : 7 BRD
Reference : GoI19760126
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