BRAHMINS - INDIAN ARMY

BRAHMINS CONTRIBUTIONS IN INDIAN ARMY

 

 

INDIAN ARMY CHIEF

 

Tapishwar Narain Raina Padma Bhushan,MVC

General Tapishwar Narain Raina -  PVSM, MVC (24 January 1921 – 19 May 1980), best known as T.N. Raina, was a senior army officer and a diplomat who served as the Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army between 1975 and 1978.

Upon retirement, he was appointed as the High Commissioner of India to Canada. He was a recipient of the third highest civilian honour of India, the Padma Bhushan.

 

 

Arun Shridhar Vaidya Padma Vibhushan,PVSM, MVC & Bar, AVSM

General Arunkumar Shridhar Vaidya - PVSM, MVC & Bar, AVSM (27 January 1926 – 10 August 1986) was the 13th Chief of Army Staff (COAS) of the Indian Army.

 

Krishnaswamy Sundarji PVSM, ADC

General Krishnaswamy Sundarji -  PVSM (28 April 1928 – 8 February 1999), was the Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army from 1986 to 1988.He was the last former British Indian Army officer to command the Indian Army.

 

Vishwa Nath Sharma PVSM, AVSM, ADC

General Vishwa Nath Sharma, PVSM, AVSM, ADC (born 4 June 1930) was the 15th Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army. He was the first Indian COAS to have begun his career in the post-Independence Indian Army.( He is the younger brother of the late Major Som Nath Sharma, recipient of Independent India's first posthumousParam Vir Chakra, and also Lieutenant General Surendra Nath Sharma, formerly Engineer in Chief of the Indian Army.)

 

Bipin Chandra Joshi PVSM, AVSM, ADC

General Bipin Chandra Joshi - PVSM, AVSM, ADC (5 December 1935 – 19 November 1994) was the 17th Chief of Army Staff (COAS) of the Indian Army.

 

Shankar Roychowdhury PVSM, ADC

General Shankar Roy Chowdhury - PVSM, ADC (born 6 September 1937, Kolkata) is a former Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army, and a former member of the Indian Parliament.

 

Sundararajan Padmanabhan PVSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC

General Sundararajan Padmanabhan PVSM, AVSM, VSM (born 5 December 1940 in Thiruvananthapuram,Travancore), is a former Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army.

 

AIR MARSHALS

 

Subroto Mukerjee OBE

Air Marshal Subroto Mukerjee - OBE (Shubroto Mukharji) (5 March 1911 – 8 November 1960) was the firstChief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force (IAF).

 

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Swaroop Krishna Kaul or S. K. Kaul, - Air Chief Marshal (Retd.) (born 20 December 1935) was the Chief of Air Staff (India) between 1993 and 1995. He was commissioned in the Indian Air Force on 17 July 1954 and subsequently he rose to the rank of Air Chief Marshal.

 

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Srinivasapuram Krishnaswamy PVSM, AVSM, VM and Bar (born Madras January 1943) was the 19th Chief of Air Staff (India) from 2001 to 2004.

 

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Air Chief Marshal Pradeep Vasant Naik served as the 22nd Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force.

 

INDIAN NAVY – CHIEF OFFICER

 

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Adhar Kumar Chatterji - (1914 – 6 August 2001) was the Chief of the Naval Staff of the Indian Navy from 4 March 1966, until 28 February 1970.[1] He was the first Indian officer of the navy to hold the rank of full Admiral.

 

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Jayant Ganpat Nadkarni -  (5 December 1931 – 2 July 2018) was an Indian Navy admiral who served as the 14thChief of the Naval Staff of the Indian Navy from 1 December 1987 to 30 November 1990.

 

 

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Admiral Vishnu Bhagwat -  PVSM , AVSM is a former Chief of the Naval Staff of India. A talented and all-round officer, he had a brilliant career in the Indian Navy, eventually achieving the highest rank.

 

Devendra Kumar Joshi PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM, ADC

Admiral Devendra Kumar Joshi - PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM, ADC (Retd.), (born 4 July 1954) was the 21st Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy, having assumed office on 31 August 2012. He is a specialist in anti-submarine warfare. 

 

 

 

PARAM VIR CHAKRA

 

The Param Vir Chakra is awarded for most conspicuous bravery or some daring or pre-eminent act of valour or self-sacrifice, in the presence of the enemy, whether on land, at sea, or in the air.

Following categories of persons are eligible for the Param Vir Chakra:

a. Officers and men and women of all ranks of the Naval, Military and Air Forces, of any of the Reserve Forces,

of the Territorial Army, Militia and of any other lawfully constituted Armed Forces.
 

b. Matrons, Sisters, Nurses and the Staff of the Nursing Services and other Services pertaining to Hospitals and Nursing, and Civilians of either sex serving regularly or temporarily under the orders, directions or supervision of any of the above-mentioned Forces.

 

 

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MAJ SOMNATH SHARMA - PARAM VIR CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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LT MANOJ KUMAR PANDEY - PARAM VIR CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

 

MAHA VIR CHAKRA

The Maha Vir Chakra is awarded for acts of conspicuous gallantry in the presence of the enemy whether on land, at sea or in the air.

Following categories of persons are eligible for the Maha Vir Chakra:

a. Officers and men and women of all ranks of the Naval, Military and Air Forces, of any of the Reserve Forces, of the Territorial Army, Militia and of any other lawfully constituted Armed Forces. 

b. Matrons, Sisters, Nurses and the Staff of the Nursing Services and other Services pertaining to Hospitals and Nursing, and Civilians of either sex serving regularly or temporarily under the orders, directions or supervision of any of the above-mentioned Forces.

 

WING COMMANDER HRUSHIKESH MOOLGAVKAR - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

MAJ NIRODE BARAN BANERJEE - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

2/LT SHYAMAL DEV GOSWAMI - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

BRIG TAPISHWAR NARAIN RAINA - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

LT COL BEJOY MOHAN BHATTACHARJEA - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ BHASKAR ROY - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ ASA RAM TYAGI - MAHA VIR CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

LT COL ARUNKUMAR SHRIDHAR VAIDYA - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

SQUADRON LEADER MADHAVENDRA BANERJI - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

 

 

WING COMMANDER SWAROOP KRISHNA KAUL - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

SQUADRON LEADER RAVINDER NATH BHARDWAJ - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

WING COMMANDER RAMESH SAKHRAM BENEGAL - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

WING COMMANDER VIDYA BHUSHAN VASISHT - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

L/NK RAM UGRAH PANDEY - MAHA VIR CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

LIEUTNENT COLONEL RATTAN NATH SHARMA - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

LIEUTNENT COLONEL HARISH CHANDRA PATHAK - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

CAPT SHANKAR SHANKHAPAN WALKAR - MAHA VIR CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

BRIGADIER ARUN SHRIDHAR VAIDYA, MVC, AVSM - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

BRIGADIER KAILAS PRASAD PANDE - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

LIEUTNENT COL ARUN BHIMRAO HAROLIKAR - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ KRISHNA GOPAL CHATTERJEE - MAHA VIR CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ PADMAPANI ACHARYA - MAHA VIR CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

 

 

ASHOKA CHAKRA

 

The Ashoka Chakra is awarded for most conspicuous bravery or some act of daring or pre-eminent act of valour or self-sacrifice otherwise than in the face of the enemy.

Following categories of persons are eligible for the Ashoka Chakra:
 

a. Officers and men and women of all ranks of the Army, the Navy and the Air Force, of any of the Reserve Forces, of the Territorial Army, Militia and of any other lawfully constituted forces.
 

b. Members of the Nursing Services of the Armed Forces.
 

c. Civilian citizens of either sex in all walks of life and members of Police Forces including Central Para-Military Forces and Railway Protection Force.

 

 

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SQN LDR RAKESH SHARMA - ASHOKA CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ BHUKANT MISRA - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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NK BHAWANI DATT JOSHI - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

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NEERJA MISHRA - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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L/T PUNEET NATH DATT - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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LATE PRAMOD KUMAR SATAPATHY - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

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LATE HEMANT KAMLAKAR KARKARE - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

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LATE VIJAY SHAHADEV SALASKAR - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

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LATE MOHAN CHAND SHARMA - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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MAJ MOHIT SHARMA, SM - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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MAJ MUKUND VARADARAJAN - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

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L/NK MOHAN NATH GOSWAMI - ASHOKA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KIRITI CHAKRA

 

The Kirti Chakra is awarded for conspicuous gallantry otherwise than in the face of the enemy.

Following categories of persons are eligible for the Kirti Chakra:
a. Officers and men and women of all ranks of the Army, the Navy and the Air Force, of any of the Reserve Forces, of the Territorial Army, Militia and of any other lawfully constituted forces.

b. Members of the Nursing Services of the Armed Forces.
 

c. Civilian citizens of either sex in all walks of life and members of Police Forces including Central Para-Military Forces and Railway Protection Force.

 

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L/NK PANDIT MANE - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

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RFN JAILAL ADHIKARI - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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CAPT GRAMAM KASTURIRANGAM KRISHNA IYENGAR - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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2/LT RAJ MOHAN SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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FLIGHT LIEUTENANT MADHUSUDAN RAY - KIRTI CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

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FLIGHT LIEUTENANT JAGANNATH VIJAYARAGHAVAN KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

 

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HARAN CHANDRA MISRA - KIRTI CHAKRA (P)

 

 

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SAMIRAN KUMAR ROY - KIRTI CHAKRA (P)

 

 

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SQUADRON LEADER VISHWANATH BALKRISHNA SAWARDEKAR - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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AEE (E&M) SDN GAVASKAR - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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FLIGHT LIEUTENANT KULDEEP KUMAR SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

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MAJ SHACHINDRA KUMAR SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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SURESH DWARKA NATH GAVASKAR - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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FLIGHT LIEUTENANT SANKARA IYER CHANDRASEKHAR - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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ASHOK KUMAR SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA (P)

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SQUADRON LEADER HARI NATH CHATURVEDI VM - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ AJAY NATH BAHUGUNA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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R B KULKARNI - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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SE (CIV) RB KULKARNI - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

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CAPT VINOD KUMAR NAIK - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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LT COL SATYA SWAROOP SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ JAI BAHUGUNA, SM,VSM - KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

 

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SQUADRON LEADER PRADEEP SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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2/LT PRADIPTA NARAYAN MOHAPATRA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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WING COMMANDER MAHESHWAR DUTT - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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ASHOK KUMAR SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

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CAPT DEVASHISH SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

 

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MAJ BRAJ KISHORE SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

 

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L/NK RAM CHANDER BHATT - KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

 

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CORPORAL AKHILESH KUMAR MISHRA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

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MAJ USHNISHA JAITLY - KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

 

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VIRENDRA PRASAD PUROHIT - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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WING COMMANDER SUDHIR KUMAR SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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DYANAND PANDEY - KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

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MAJ RAJINDER KUMAR SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ DEEPAK TEWARI - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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LATE MOHAN CHAND SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

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SMT. RANJANA CHOUBEY - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

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VINOD KUMAR CHOUBEY - KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

 

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CAPT DEEPAK SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA (Posthumous)

 

 

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LT VIKAS SHARMA - KIRTI CHAKRA

 

 

 

PARAM VISHIST SEVA MEDAL AWARDEE

 

 

 

 

 

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Air Marshal Krishnamachari Narasimhan (2278) was commissioned in the Aeronautical Engineering (Electronics) Branch of the Indian Air Force In March 1943. - Param Vishist Seva Medal Awardee

 

 

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AIR MARSHAL HIRENDRA NATH CHATTERJEE, DFC, (1620) F(P) [DyCAS Air HQ] - Param Vishist Seva Medal Awardee

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Air Marshal Hrushikesh Moolgavkar  - was commissioned in the Indian Air Force in November, 1940. During World War II, he served with two Fighter Squadrons and saw action on the Burma Front. Soon after the Pakistani Aggression in J & K in 1947 he took over command of the Operational Wing at a forward base he was awarded the Maha Vir Chakra.

 

 

 

 

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Air Marshal Anand Ramdas Pandit -  AVSM, DFC (1707) was commissioned in the Flying (Pilot) of the IAF in September 1941. In World War II he distinguished himself as a fighter Recce Pilot and was awarded the DFC. 

 

 

 

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Air Marshal - Gian Dev Sharma - Param Vishist Seva Medal

 

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Air Vice Marshal Kuppuswamier Chidambaram -  (3531), Logistics, was commissioned in the Air Force in 1948.  His contribution as Officer Commanding of an Equipment Depot during Indo-Pak Conflict, 1971, was specially significant. 

 

 

 

 

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Air Marshal Chandrakant Shridhar Naik - AVSM VSM (3499) Aeronautical Engineering (Mechanical) was commissioned in the Indian Air Force in 1947. 

 

 

 

 

 

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Air Vice Marshal Daya Shanker Mishra AVSM VM (4067) AE (M) was commissioned in the Air Force in January 1951 officer Commanding of a major Base Repair Depot and Director of Engineering at Air Headquarters. 

 

 

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Air Marshal Swaroop Krishna Kaul was commissioned as a fighter pilot in the IAF on the 17th July, 1954. An outstanding fighter pilot of repute, he commanded a fighter squadron in the eastern sector during the Indo-Pak war in 1971

 

 

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Air Marshal Ravinder Math Bhardwaj was commissioned in the Flying Branch of the IAF on 08 Oct 55. he shot down an enemy Sabre aircraft. For his role in the 1971 Indo-Pak war he was awarded the Maha Vir Chakra for conspicuous gallantry.

 

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Air Marshal Amal Kumar Mukhopadhyay - Branch of the Indian Air Force on 03 Sep 56, Air Marshal Amal Kumar Mukhopadhyaya (5337) rose to the present appointment of the Air Officer Incharge Maintenance (AOM) at Air Headquarters. 

 

 

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Air Marshal Sadanand Kulkarni -  was commissioned as a Navigator on 23 March 1957. In his long career spanning more than 37 years he has held varied field and staff appointments. 

 

 

 

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Air Marshal DR Nadkarni, AVSM, VM was commissioned as a fighter pilot on 19 Dec 58. He was selected as member of lAF's first nine aircraft (ac) formation aerobatics team in 1961. In later years, the team was named 'Thunderbolts'. He qualified as a Pilot Attack Instructor in 1964 and as Instrument Rating instructor in 1967. 

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Air Marshal Sharadkumar Ramakrishna Deshpande -  AVSM, VM was commissioned as a fighter pilot on 28 May 59. He has had the distinction of commanding a premier fighter Squadron and two operational fighter bases. The Air Officer is a qualified Pilot Attack Instructor and Fighter Combat Leader.

 

 

 

 

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Air Marshal Ramesh Chandra Bajpai - AVSM He has held many prestigious field and staff appointments.  his present appointment as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Maintenance Command, under his overall direction.

 

 

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Air Marshal Satish Gobind Inamdar - VSM was commissioned in the IAF as a fighter Pilot in Mar 63. He has flown over 3700 hours on a variety of fighter aircraft and took active part in the 1965 and 1971 Indo-Pak conflicts. 

 

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Air Marshal Prakash Sadashivrao Pingale  - AVSM VrC VM (6755) F(P) was commissioned as a fighter pilot in November 1962. He saw active service in 1965 war and was awarded Vir Chakra for gallantry. 

 

 

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Air Marshal Sriperumbudur Raghavan - AVSM VSM (6710) Lgs was commissioned on 10 Nov 62 in the Logistics branch of the IAF,

 

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Air Marshal Vijay Achyut Patkar - AVSM VSM (8632) AE (L) was commissioned on 23 Jul 64 in the Engineering branch of the IAF. During his career spanning 38 years, he has held many challenging appointments which include Joint Director (EW) at Air HQs,

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Air Marshal Brijendra Mohan Bali - AVSM VM (8438) Flying (Pilot) was commissioned as a fighter pilot on 18 Apr 64. He has over 4200 hours of accident free flying to his credit on different fighter aircraft variants Inclusive of over 600 hours on the MiG-25R.

 

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Air Marshal Bijoy Krishna Pandey - AVSM VM (8990) Flying (Pilot) was commissioned in the Indian Air Force as a Fighter Pilot on 25 Dec 64. He has also served as the Air Attaché, Embassy of India at Kabul during the three most turbulent years in the recent history of war ravaged Afghanistan. Presently, he is the Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Training Command.

 

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Air Marshal Prakashchandra Khandubhai Desai - AVSM VSM (10078) Aeronautical Engineering (Mechanical) His leadership qualities, professional acumen, academic & research orientation has helped in achieving excellent results in tasks like indigenisation, life extension and operational modifications.

 

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Air Marshal Avinash Deodatta Joshi, - AVSM (10886) Flying (Pilot) was commissioned as a fighter pilot in the Indian Air Force on 04 June 1967. During his distinguished service of nearly 40 years, he has held many challenging flying and staff appointments. 

 

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Air Marshal (Mrs.) Padma Bandopadhyay - AVSM VSM (11528) Med was commissioned in the Army Medical Corps on 22 January 1968. An astute aviation medicine specialist she had held coveted appointments as Senior Advisor in Aviation Medicine, Professor of Physiology & Aviation Medicine at Institute of Aviation Medicine, Senior Scientist 'D' at DIPAS.

 

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Air Marshal Bhushan Nilkanth Gokhale - AVSM VM (11630) Flying (Pilot) was commissioned as a fighter pilot in the IAF on 02 June 1968. In a distinguished career spanning four decades, the Air Marshal has flown more than 3700 hrs on various fighter and trainer aircraft. 

 

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Air Marshal Kirti Shekhar Chaturvedl - AVSM (12100) AE (L) was commissioned on 1969 in the AE Branch of IAF. In his distinguished 37 years of service, he has served in fighter squadrons, overhaul lines of fighter and transport aircraft, commanded Base Repair Depot of front line transport aircraft and also Radar/Communication Repair Depot. 

 

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Air Marshal Ajit Vishwanath Vaidya VM (11848) F (P) was commissioned in the fighter stream of IAF in Dec 1968. As a Wg Cdr he commanded the Mirage2000 sqn. During his tenure as CO, his sqn participated in Male Operations (Op Cactus) in 1988. He led the first mission which successfully projected the might of IAF over these islands. 

 

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Air Marshal Jayant Satchidanand Apte AVSM - (11900) AE (L) was commissioned in the AE (L) branch on 30 Dec 68. He has held important appointments, such as Chief Engg Officer (CEO) of a fighter base, Chief of Planning & Production of Systems Base Repair Depot (BRD), CO of ADGES Training Institute, Command Engg Officer at Western Air Command (WAC) and Command Signals Officer [CSO (Air)] at Eastern Air Command, Air Officer Commanding, AF Stn Kanpur, ACAS (Eng A) at Air HQ and SMSO at Maintenance Command (MC).

 

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Air Marshal Pradeep Vasant Naik, - AVSM ADC (12005) F (P) was commissioned in the fighter stream on 21 Jun 69. He has flown over 3000 hours on all MiG-21 variants and MiG-23 BNs. In his distinguished career spanning 38 years, he has held many important command and staff appointments, including command of a MiG-21 Bis Squadron, Chief Operations Officer of AF Station Bareilly,

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Air Marshal - Venkatraman Ramamurthy Iyer.

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Air Marshal - Sumit Mukerji

 

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Air Marshal - Dhananjay Parashuram Joshi

 

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Air Marshal - Priya Ranjan Sharma

 

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Air Marshal - Ravi Kant Sharma

 

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Vice Admiral PRADEEP KUMAR Chatterjee - is a retired Indian Navy officer, who served as Deputy Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy from 29 May 2012 to 31 May 2014 before serving as Commander-in-Chief, Andaman & Nicobar Command.

 

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Vice Admiral Abhay Raghunath Karve -  PVSM, AVSM was the 27th Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Southern Naval Command. He retired on 30 July 2018

 

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Lieutenant General Rajendra Ramrao Nimbhorkar, - PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM**, VSM is a former officer of theIndian Army who served as the Master General Ordnance (MGO).

 

 

SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

The Shaurya Chakra is awarded for gallantry otherwise than in the face of the enemy.

Following categories of persons are eligible for the Shaurya Chakra:
 

a. Officers and men and women of all ranks of the Army, the Navy and the Air Force, of any of the Reserve Forces, of the Territorial Army, Militia and of any other lawfully constituted forces.

b. Members of the Nursing Services of the Armed Forces.

c. Civilian citizens of either sex in all walks of life and members of Police Forces including Central Para-Military Forces and Railway Protection Force.

 

 

Major Rohit Shukla SC, is an Indian Army Officer of 44 Rashtriya Rifles. He received the Shaurya Chakra, the third highest peacetime military award from the President of India,

 

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Second Lieutenant Rangaswami Narasimhan - was awarded  Shaurya Chakra for an act of Gallantry in North East.

 

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TUKARAM GOVIND CHOUGULE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

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JAGDISH CHANDRA PATHAK - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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MOHAN SHANTARAM PATKAR - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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HAV GANPATRAO SARDESAI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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2/LT JAGDISH PRASHAD JOSHI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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JAI DEV SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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CAPT NARENDRA NATH SHARMA – NEOG SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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FLIGHT LIEUTENAT RAJENDRA NARAYAN PANDEYA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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CAPT SAUMITRA RAY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SHIVDAYAL CHOUBEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ CHAND NARAYEN KAUL - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

 

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HAV RUDRA NARAIN DUBEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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BC MAHAPATRA, MCPO II, NM - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ VISHNU DATTA SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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CORPORAL TILAK RAJ SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SERGEANT KAILASH CHANDER SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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AEE (CIV) AK MUKHARJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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KAILASH CHAND MAHAJAN - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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N RANGACHARY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SRI KISHAN SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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MO-II TAPAS KUMAR CHATTERJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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PNR RAMSRISH TIWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SHIKARPUR SRIDHAR JOIS - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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KALLIIANPUR PADMANABHA NAIK - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SUB/ OVSR BADRI DATT TIWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ AMBAIRSH BANERJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SUB BADRI DATT TEWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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EEM RAM NATH SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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SEP SHRIKRISHNA SUKHDEORAO KALE - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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CORPORAL RISHI KESH TIWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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CORPORAL KESHAV NATH UPADHYAY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

 

 

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FLYING OFFICER ATUL TRIVEDI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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CORPORAL VISHWANATH SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

KANHIYA LAL SHARMA

MAJ KANHIYA LAL SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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CAPT SUBIR KUMAR MOOKERJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

 

 

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FLIGHT LIEUTENANT SUMIT MUKERJI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

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CAPT HARSH KAUL - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SQUADRON LEADER ADHIP BANERJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SUB RAM DHARI TIWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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LIEUTENANT SV PUROHIT - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ KAMAL KUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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2/LT SUSHANTA KUMAR SATHPATHY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SQN LDR SADANAND KESHAV DIXIT - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ GANESH KALE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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CAPT SANJAY KULKARNI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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ASOK RAJA GANGULY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SURG LT CDR ALOKE BANERJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SQUADRON LEADER SURESH HARIBHAV APTE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SIGMN MAHENDRA KUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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WARRANT OFFICER HARKANWAL KRISHAN SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

 

 

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NK RAM KUMAR MISHRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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TILAK KUMAR TIWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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WING COMMANDER KANNIMANGALAM VAIDYANATHAN SESHADRI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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L/NK PANCH DEO TIWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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HANSRAJ SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SE (CIV) SP MUKHERJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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OVSR MS DWARIKA NATH - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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OVSR BK SHUKLA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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RFMN SUBRATA KUMAR DEB - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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NARAIN PRASAD DUBEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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VIJAY KUMAR PANDEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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JAGDISH SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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BR-II JAI PRAKASH SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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ANATH BHATTACHARJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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BHUSAN BHATTACHARJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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DIPENDRA NATH ROY - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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CDR PRADEEP DIXIT, NM - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SQUADRON LEADER SANJIV MISHRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SOWAR RITU RAJ PANDEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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JURAN KUMAR BANERJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SERGEANT NIRANJAN MISHRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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KUSHIK CHATTERJEE - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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KASHINATH MOHAPATRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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LIEUTENANT COMMANDER SATYENDRA SHARMA, NM - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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AE(CIV) MANOHAR DATT TEWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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MAJ RAJESH KUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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SEP OM SHIV SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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CAPT RAKESH SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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LNK PREM CHAND SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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MAJ BALRAJ SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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2/LT LALIT SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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LT COL MUKESH CHANDRA SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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MAJ JAYANT KUMAR TIWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

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MAJ CHANDRA SHEKHER MISRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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SHYAMAL TRIPATHI - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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L/NK KAMTA PANDEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

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HAV BINOD KUMAR SHUKLA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

CAPTAIN ABHINAV SHUKLA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

CAPTAIN ROHIT SHUKLA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

DEEPAK KUMAR UPADHYAY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

AMAR NATH MISHRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

MAJ PRAPHUL KUMAR BHARDWAJ - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

SHRI RAKESH KUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

CAPT TUSHAR MAHAJAN - (POSTHUMOUS) SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

COMMANDER GOSAVI KAUSTUBH VIJAYKUMAR, NM - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ MUKUL SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ ASHUTOSH KUMAR PANDEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

PRAKASH RANJAN MISHRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

WING COMMANDER HUVEY UPADHYAYA

WING COMMANDER HUVEY UPADHYAYA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ PRADEEP MISHRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

LT ABHINAV TRIPATHI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

HAV PANCHU GOPAL ROY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

NB SUB SHIV PUJAN SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

LATE ASHISH KUMAR. TIWARY - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

L/NK ANOOP KUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

CAPT ANOOP PANDEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ NITESH ROY - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

 

MAJ MANU SHUKLA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

MAJ RAJINDER KUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

SEP RAVINDER SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

CAPT AMIT BHARDWAJ - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

SWR VARINDER KUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

CHM RAMESH CHANDRA PANDEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

CAPT KAUSHAL KASHYAP - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

 

 

MAJ ANSHUL SHUKLA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

 

SERGEANT JAI PRAKASH SHUKLA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

PANKAJ SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

JANGAL NARAYAN PANDEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

SITARAM SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

LT MANISH PANDEY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

SUB LOK NATH SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

MAJ MAHARAJ KRISHEN BHAT - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

OVSR SUKUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

GROUP CAPTAIN VIVEK VIKASH BANDOPADHAY - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

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CAPT VIVEK MISHRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ RAKESH SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

CAPT UMANG BHARDWAJ - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

LS UMAKANT PANIGRAHI, LS CD II - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

RAJESH SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

LT RAHUL SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

LT COL SATISH CHANDRA SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

LEADING AIRCRAFTSMAN RAJEEV BHARDWAJ ENGINE FITTER - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

LEADING AIRCRAFTSMAN AMAR KUMAR BAJPAI MISSILE FITTER - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

CAPT TAPAN KUMAR PANT - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

LT LALIT KUMAR SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

RAM AWADH TIWARI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

MAJ MANISH MISHRA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

LT COL AJIT BHANDARKAR - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

MAJ SURESH KUMAR JOSHI - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

MAJOR GAURAV SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

LT VEMBU SHANKAR - SHAURYA CHAKRA

 

 

MAJ ROHIT SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

MAJ SANTOSH PRABHAKAR - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

NB/SUB BANSI LAL SHARMA - SHAURYA CHAKRA (POSTHUMOUS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRESENT BRAHMINS POSITIONS AT INDIAN ARMY

 

 

 

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Lieutenant General S K Sharma - as the Chief of Staff, Northern Command

 

 

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Lieutenant General Jag deep Kumar Sharma - Chief of Staff Central Command.

 

 

Santosh Upadhyay

Lieutenant General Santosh Kumar Upadhya - Master General of Ordnance

 

Lt. General UK Sharma

Lieutenant General - Commandant Army Hospital Research & Referral

 

 

 

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Lieutenant General Anup Banerji - Commandant Army Medical Corps Center & College

 

 

Lieutenant General  Manoj Pande - General Officer Commanding IV Corps Gajraj Corps.

 

Raj Shukla - General Officer Commanding X Corps Chetak Corps

 

Lieutenant General  Yogesh Kumar Joshi - General Officer Commanding XIV Corps Fire & Fury Corps

Lieutenant General   Anil Kumar Bhatt - General Officer Commanding XV Corps Chinar Corps

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Colonel.- Rahul Tewari - has served as Commanding Officer of a 1200 soldier strong regiment in the Indian Army and has commandeered a multi-nation UN peacekeeping force in Sudan.