Param Vir Chakra

Award / Date of Action Param Vir Chakra (Posthumous) , 14-12-1971
Service Indian Air Force
Service Number 10877F(P)
Unit/Regiments/Corps No 18 SQUADRON
Son Of Sardar Trilok Singh
Mother's Name Smt Harbans Kaur
Resident Of (Village/District/State/Domicile) Ludhiana, Punjab
War/Operation/Battle 1971 Indo-Pak War
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Postal stamp portraying Flying Officer NJS Sekhon Param Vir Chakra Posthumous

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