Senior Officers of the IAF - 1962 by Appointment

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Appointment, UnitRank & NameDates
CAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Aspy Merwan Engineer (1554 GD(P))1960-12-01 to 1964-07-31
AOA, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Arjan Singh (1577 GD(P))1961-05-10 to 1962-12-31
AOC, No 1 Operational Group (Tezpur)TezpurAir Vice Marshal Ramaswami Rajaram (1573 GD(P))1962-12-12 to 1963-06-09
AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandCalcuttaAir Vice Marshal Kanwar Jaswant Singh (1587 GD(P))1962-03-03 to 1963-01-01
AOC-in-C, Maintenance CommandKanpurAir Vice Marshal Harjinder Singh (1963 ENG)1959-05-15 to 1963-08-02
AOC-in-C, Operational CommandDelhiAir Vice Marshal Erlic Wilmot Pinto (1593 GD(P))1959-11-18 to 1963-06-09
AOC-in-C, Training CommandBangaloreAir Vice Marshal Surendra Nath Goyal (1560 GD(P))1961-04-01 to 1966-08-06
AOM, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Mohan Swaroop Chaturvedi (1592 GD(N))1962-03-06 to 1962-12-01
DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Diwan Atma Ram Nanda (1562 GD(P))1958-05-01 to 1962-12-31
SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhiAir Vice Marshal Ramaswami Rajaram (1573 GD(P))1960-02-01 to 1962-12-11
Staff Course, Imperial Defence CollegeLondon, UKAir Vice Marshal Kundan Lal Sondhi (1566 GD(P))1962-01-01 to 1962-12-31
Air Advisor, High Commission of India, United KingdomLondonAir Commodore Hrushikesh Moolgavkar (1644 F(P))1959-02-22 to 1962-06-11
Air Attache, Embassy of India, RussiaMoscowAir Commodore Azeez Lodhie (1584 GD(P))1961-12-01 to 1962-12-31
Air Attache, Embassy of India, USAWashingtonAir Commodore Idris Hasan Latif (1804 F(P))1962-01-01 to 1965-06-30
AOC, No 1 Operational Group (Tezpur)TezpurAir Commodore Minoo Merwan Engineer (1614 F(P))1962-10-08 to 1962-12-11
AOC, Advance HQ, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Commodore Kanwar Jaswant Singh (1587 GD(P))1961-04-01 to 1962-03-02
--------do---------ShillongAir Commodore Teja Singh Virk (1621 F(N))1962-03-03 to 1963-06-09
AOC, Advance HQ, Operational CommandSimlaAir Commodore Shivdev Singh (1595 F(P))1960-01-12 to 1963-01-14
AOC (Policy and Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Commodore Victor Srihari (1624 F(P))1962-06-12 to 1963-06-01
AOM, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Commodore Mohan Swaroop Chaturvedi (1592 GD(N))1958-05-28 to 1962-03-05
Cmdt, School of Land and Air WarfareSecunderabadAir Commodore Homi Shapurji Ratnagar (1588 GD(P))1961-06-06 to 1966-01-12
Dean, Institute of Aerospace SafetyPuneAir Commodore Om Prakash Mehra (1639 F(P))1960-12-01 to 1963-08-02
Deputy Director, HQ NCCDelhiAir Commodore Ramaswami Sitaram (1574 GD(P))1961-04-13 to 1962-05-01
Director (Equipment), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Commodore Gurbachan Singh (1779 LGS)1962-12-19 to 1967-05-24
Director (Ops, Transport), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Commodore Hari Chand Dewan (1598 F(P))1962-06-01 to 1966-12-31
Director (Signals), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Commodore Kanianthra Alexander Joseph (2960 SIGS)1962-01-01 to 1965-08-21
DMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Commodore Vishwanath Ramkrishna Damle (5994 MED)1961-11-06 to 1964-04-27
SAASO, Maintenance CommandKanpurAir Commodore Ramchander Atmaram (1583 GD(P))1961-06-06 to 1963-06-20
SASO, Operational CommandDelhiAir Commodore Yeshwant Vinayak Malse (1616 F(P))1961-05-02 to 1962-08-01
--------do---------DelhiAir Commodore Hrushikesh Moolgavkar (1644 F(P))1962-08-02 to 1963-06-09

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