|Vayu Sena Medal|
|Gp Capt||Jaspal Singh 2451 GD(P)||Unit : 12 Wing||Award Date||Announced 26 Jan 68|
|Details :|| |
As Commander of a Bomber Squadron, Group Captain Jaspal Singh led his Squadron in a commendable manner, winning many a laurel in interÂSquadron armament competitions. For five years he was connected with the Flight Safety Organisation at Air Headquarters and by his organising ability and sound technical knowledge implemented various plans. As Commander of a large multiÂrole station, he has successfully tackled many complex operational, training, maintenance and administrative problems. He has flown over 4000 hours without a blemish.
Throughout, Group Captain Jaspal Singh displayed professional skill and exceptional devotion to duty in the best traditions of the Indian Air Force.
|Reference:||Gazette of India dated 8th June 1968 - No.35 - Pres/68 dated 26th January 1968|
|Vayu Sena Medal|
|Sqn Ldr||Jatendra Kumar Dhawan 6279 AE(M)||Unit : 12 Wing||Award Date||Announced 26 Jan 72|
|Details :|| During the operations against Pakistan in December, 1971, Squadron Leader Jatendra Kumar Dhawan was serving as the Senior Armament Officer of an Operational Wing, which was assigned Heavy Bomber Commitment at a very short notice. Squadron Leader Jatendra Kumar Dhawan was responsible for receiving the stores and mounting armament on aircraft for the missions. He was responsible for getting the aircraft ready in time to react to the Pakistani strike on 3rd December, 1971. With complete disregard to this personal comfort, he worked round the clock and completed all the tasks assigned to him.|
Throughout, Squadron Leader Jatendra Kumar Dhawan displayed profcssiona1 skill and devotion to duty.
|Reference:||Gazette of India dated 7th October 1972 - No.108 - Pres/72 dated 23rd September 1972|