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Squadron Leader Tarlok Singh Dhaliwal

Service No & Branch 6350 F(P)

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Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 19 Dec 1961 Course: 80 Course Entry Mode : Direct
Service End: Retired on 09 Jan 1978 Voluntary Retirement
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Appointments, Postings & Other Service Particulars

07 Feb 1972 - Sqn LdrBorder Security Force 
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal
Flt LtTarlok Singh Dhaliwal6350 GD(P)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1969
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Flight Lieutenant Tarlok Singh Dhaliwal is serving as a pilot in a transport Squadron engaged in an air maintenance role in the eastern regions. He is a qualified flying Instructor and has flown a total of 3,360 hours out of which 1,650 hours are on operational missions. During the Chinese aggression in 1962, he carried out many supply dropping sorties. His intimate knowledge of the terrain of NEFA and Mizo Hills and his experience in carrying out numerous landings at Advance Landing Grounds has been very useful in the training of junior pilots. He has been a source of great inspiration to his junior colleagues.

Throughout, Flight Lieutenant Tarlok Singh Dhaliwal displayed courage and devotion to duty in the best traditions of the Indian Air Force.

Unit : 49 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India dated 12th April 1969 : No.18 - Pres/69 dated 26th January 1969
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