Senior Officers of the IAF - 1975 by Appointment

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Appointment, UnitRank & NameDates
CAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Chief Marshal Om Prakash Mehra (1639 F(P))1973-01-16 to 1976-01-31
AOA, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Gian Dev Sharma (1742 F(P))1974-07-01 to 1977-01-21
AOC, No 1 Operational Group (SWAC)JodhpurAir Marshal Edul Jahangir Dhatigara (1899 F(P))1974-06-27 to 1976-02-28
AOC-in-C, Central Air CommandAllahabadAir Marshal Idris Hasan Latif (1804 F(P))1974-06-27 to 1976-02-29
AOC-in-C, Eastern Air CommandShillongAir Marshal Maurice Barker (1691 F(P))1973-04-01 to 1976-04-21
AOC-in-C, Maintenance CommandNagpurAir Marshal Anand Ramdas Pandit (1707 F(P))1973-04-01 to 1976-02-29
AOC-in-C, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Marshal Hrushikesh Moolgavkar (1644 F(P))1973-04-01 to 1976-01-31
AOM, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Bawa Sampuran Singh Bedi (1795 AE(M))1975-03-01 to 1976-09-20
Cmde Cmdt, No.1 SquadronAir Marshal Hirendra Nath Chatterjee (1620 F(P))1975-01-01 to 1979-10-07
Cmde Cmdt, No.6 SquadronAir Marshal Gian Dev Sharma (1742 F(P))1975-05-01 to 1983-06-01
DCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Devaiah Subia (1866 F(P))1974-06-27 to 1977-03-31
DG, Armed Forces Medical SciencesDelhiAir Marshal Ajit Nath (1666 MED)1975-01-01 to 1976-04-22
VCAS, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Marshal Hari Chand Dewan (1598 F(P))1973-10-01 to 1976-03-31
ACAS (Eng), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Bawa Sampuran Singh Bedi (1795 AE(M))1974-04-10 to 1975-04-30
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Chandrakant Shridhar Naik (3499 AE(M))1975-05-01 to 1978-01-01
ACAS (Logistics and Maint, Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Prasanta Chitta Santra (2839 LGS)1973-09-25 to 1975-02-28 - Retired
ACAS (Logistics), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Katikannikathanam Thatachariar Vasudevan (2397 LGS)1975-09-19 to 1977-12-31
--------do---------DelhiAir Vice Marshal Chand Prakash Mehra (2469 LGS)1975-03-01 to 1975-09-18 - Retired
ACAS (Plans), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Jafar Zaheer (3173 F(P))1974-04-01 to 1977-04-17
AOC, Maritime Air OperationsBombayAir Vice Marshal Waman Raghunath Dani (1807 F(P))1973-04-16 to 1976-10-31
AOC-in-C, Training CommandBangaloreAir Vice Marshal George Kanishtkumar John (2132 F(P))1974-07-01 to 1976-03-22
Cmdt, National Defence AcademyKhadakvaslaAir Vice Marshal Madhav Bhawrao Naik (1874 F(P))1973-01-03 to 1976-03-07
DMS (Air), Air Head QuartersDelhiAir Vice Marshal Lok Nath Budhraja (13814 MED)1975-01-01 to 1976-02-25
SASO, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Vice Marshal Charandas Gurudas Devashar (1867 F(P))1974-03-05 to 1976-02-15
SDS (Air), National Defence CollegeDelhiAir Vice Marshal Fredrick Van Allen Scudder (2639 F(P))1974-01-04 to 1976-02-29
SOA, Western Air CommandDelhiAir Vice Marshal Agia Kar Singh Bakshi (2013 ADM)1973-12-01 to 1976-11-30

Note: All the data available here is publicly available in the Gazette of India, published by the Indian Government, or from public domain sources, press releases about Awards and Right-To-Information (RTI) Requests. Additionally data shared by veterans is added to the page with permission. No data with respect to serving officers below the rank of AVM is displayed. Information in Gazette of India and Award citations and photographs as released by the Indian Air Force are the only details displayed.