Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Group Captain Sadasiva Dass

Service No & Branch 7369 AE(L)
Date of Birth: -- --- ---- Commissioned: 01 Jun 1963 Course: 20 DEO Course
Service End: Retired on 28 Feb 1990
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Wg Cdr : 01 Apr 1982Gp Capt : 19 Nov 1985
Training and Other Courses Attended
31 DSSC (Sqn Ldr) - 29 Nov 1975
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vishist Seva Medal
Wg CdrSadasiva Dass7369 AE(L)Award Date 26 Jan 1984Announced 26 Jan 1984
Details :

Wing Commander Sadasiva Dass was commissioned in the Air Force on 01 June 63. Since then he has held various field as well as staff appointments with distinction.

In Jan 79 Wg Cdr S Dass was specially selected to lead a Missile Project Management Team which was having slippage in work service and problem in procurement of indigenous equipment. As a result of sustained hard work, detailed planning and close liaison with the concerned agencies, Wg Cdr S Dass was able to get the works service executed by due date, indigenous equipment purchased and positioned at site in time for installation. Infrastructure for the overhaul facilities at site was completed by May 80 and pilot overhaul completed in Nov, 80. Thus, overhaul of equipment for operational Squadron has been put on a sound footing.

For having displayed qualities of leadership, devotion to duty and professional skill, the President is pleased to award 'Vishisht Seva Medal' to Wing commander Sadasiva Dass.

Unit : AHQ
Reference : GoI19840126
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