Number Name Branch Died in Service? Picture?

Squadron Leader Philip George

Service No & Branch 9603 AE(M) (Orig: ENG)
Date of Birth: Commissioned: 03 Jul 1965 Course: 28 DEO Course
Service End: Retired on 30 Sep 1979 Superannuated Nick Name :
Qualifications Held :
Remarks :
Promotions Gazetted
Fg Offr : 03 Jul 1965
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Awards and Decorations

Number of Awards: 1
Vayu Sena Medal
Flt LtPhilip George9603 AE(M)Award Date Announced 26 Jan 1972
Details :

During the operations against Pakistan in December, 1971, Flight Lieutenant Philip George was serving as Engineering Officer of a Squadron. Throughout the operations, the Unit maintained 100% serviceability. All the aircraft of the Unit operated from various airfields during day and night on operational reconnaissance missions. This achievement was largely due to untiring efforts of Flight Lieutenant Philip George. His qualities of leadership inspired his men to work cheerfully round the clock.

Throughout, Flight Lieutenant Philip George displayed leadership, professional skill and devotion to duty.

Unit : 106 Sqn
Reference : Gazette of India dated 7th October 1972 - No.108 - Pres/72 dated 23rd September 1972
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