|Ati Vishist Seva Medal|
|Gp Capt||Trilok Nath Ghadiok 2354 GD(P)||Unit : AFS Chandigarh||Award Date 26 Jan 66||Announced 26 Jan 66|
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In December, 1962, Group Captain Trilok Nath Ghadiok assumed command of a transport wing mainly responsible for the air supply of J&K area including Leh. He set to work with commendable energy and perseverance in the face of numerous difficulties and soon brought the Wing to a high standard of efficiency in the air and on the ground. A pilot of outstanding ability, he has led a number of supply missions to forward areas, setting a very fine example to the experienced aircrew while training juniors. By energizing his men with unremitting care to the utmost effect, he ensured a high rate of aircraft serviceability. By infusing enthusiasm among his officers and men for operational efficiency, he brought the Wing to a high level of cohesive unit and combat-effectiveness. His unflagging zeal, helpful sprit, understanding and integrity have earned him excellent interservice support and coÂoperation and so this Wing has accomplished its large and varying task with unqualified success. The tonnage of supplies and equipment airlifted by this Wing between December, 1962 and May 1965 reached the admirable figure of over 73,000 tonnes.
By his devotion to duty and outstanding, effort, Group Captain Ghadiok has rendered service of an exceptional order.
|Reference:||Gazette of India Notification Dated : 26 Jan 1966 Number:|