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PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, YSM, SM, NSM, VSM
 

PARAM VISHISHT SEVA MEDAL (PVSM)

           

The Param Vishisht Seva Medal was instituted by the President of India on 26 Jan 1960 to recognise distinguished service rendered by personnel of the Armed Forces for

"DISTINGUISHED SERVICE OF THE MOST EXCEPTIONAL ORDER.  THE AWARD MAY ALSO BE AWARDED POSTHUMOUSLY."

Army No

Rank

Name

Date of Award

IC-531 Lt Gen RS Noronha, MC  
IC-717 Maj Gen Aban Naidu, AVSM  
IC-801 Maj Gen KAS Raja  
IC-3287 Brig Zora Singh  
IC-2042 Lt Gen  NS Nair Jan-72
IC-3198 Maj Gen Ram Singh 26-Jan-76
IC-5376 Lt Gen Sami Khan, SM 26-Jan-84
IC-7709 Lt Gen VK Singh 26-Jan-91
IC-4789 Lt Gen SL Malhotra, AVSM  
IC-10064 Lt Gen JC Pant 26-Jan-94
IC-11830 Lt Gen MM Walia, AVSM, SM 26-Jan-96
IC-12584 Lt Gen Ramdas Mohan, AVSM, VSM 26-Jan-96
IC-13385 Lt Gen AS Rao, AVSM  
IC-13951 Lt Gen DS Chauhan, UYSM, AVSM, VSM 26-Jan-03
IC-17674 Lt Gen AK Chopra, AVSM 26-Jan-06

UTTAM YUDDH SEVA MEDAL (UYSM)

The Uttam Yuddh Seva Medal, popularly known as UYSM, was instituted by the President of India on 26 Jan 1980 as one of the Distinguished Service Award for

"DISTINGUISHED SERVICE OF AN EXCEPTIONAL ORDER DURING WAR, CONFLICT OR HOSTILITIES.  THE AWARD MAY ALSO BE AWARDED POSTHUMOUSLY."

Army No

Rank

Name

Date of Award
IC-13951 Lt Gen DS Chauhan 1990

ATI VISHISHT SEVA MEDAL (AVSM)

           

The Vishisht Seva Medal Class II, which was instituted on 26 Jan 1960, was redesignated as Ati Vishisht Seva Medal on 27 Jan 1967, is awarded for

"DISTINGUISHED SERVICE OF AN EXCEPTIONAL ORDER.  THE AWARD MAY ALSO BE AWARDED POSTHUMOUSLY."

Army No

Rank

Name

Date of Award
IC-5699 Brig BK Bhattacharya Jan-72
IC-671 Brig EA Ram Mohan Jan-72
IC-4005 Brig Mohinder Singh Jan-72
IC-1914 Maj Gen SP Mahadevan  
IC-4789 Brig SL Malhotra 26-Jan-79
IC-5566 Brig FR Campus 26-Jan-79
IC-12541 Lt Col HA Roshan 26-Jan-80
IC-7083 Brig Dilbagh Singh 26-Jan-84
IC-6621 Brig Donald Bernard White 26-Jan-84
IC-11830 Maj Gen MM Walia, SM 26-Jan-92
IC-22366 Brig PV Sahadevan, VrC 26-Jan-94
IC-12705 Brig GB Reddy 26-Jan-87
IC-4105 Brig EA Thyagaraj  
IC-1103 Col Balwant Singh  
IC-12584 Lt Gen Ram Das Mohan 26-Jan-95
IC-26360 Col Dinesh Purushottam Merchant 26-Jan-95
IC-13385 Lt Gen AS Rao 26-Jan-97
IC-13951W Lt Gen DS Chauhan  
IC-717 Maj Gen Aban Naidu, PVSM  
IC-17674M Maj Gen AK Chopra 26-Jan-00
IC-38736W Col Krishan Kumar 15-Aug-01
IC-27782L Maj Gen PG Kamath, YSM, SM 26-Jan-09
IC-30503A Maj Gen JP Nehra 26-Jan-09

SENA MEDAL (SM)

           

The Sena Medal, award was instituted by the President of India on 17 Jun 1960 to recognise

"SUCH INDIVIDUAL ACTS OF EXCEPTIONAL DEVOTION TO DUTY OR COURAGE AS HAVE SPECIAL SIGNIFICANCE FOR THE ARMY.  THE AWARD MAY ALSO BE MADE POSTHUMOUSLY."

Army No

Rank

Name

Date of Award
JC-4918 SM & Hony Capt S Balakrishnan Nair 26 Jan 62
2545593 Hav Ganesha Raj 26 Jan 62
IC-5376 Lt Gen Sami Khan 26 Jan 64
IC-11830 Lt Col Mohinder Mohan Walia 26 Jan 64
2537051 LHav Issac 26 Jan 64
2549010 Sep  Kadamala Kunchaiah 26 Jan 64
2544334 Hav Ponnu Pillai Nadar 26 Jan 65
JC-65323 SM & Hony Capt S Thampan 31 Dec 66
2538269 LHav Kannappan (Posthumous) 31 Dec 66
2554335 Sep  K Narayanan (Posthumous) 31 Dec 66
2550254 Sep  Mallappan (Posthumous) 31 Dec 66
IC-6356 Lt Col CPA Menon 31 Dec 66
EC-55920 2 Lt Hansraj 31 Dec 66
2547450 Sep  Chinnappan 26 Jan 70
IC-14052 Lt Col RB Singh 15 Aug 70
IC-23427 Capt Kuppuswamy Chandrasekhar 26 Jan 72
JC-66932 Sub Shantayya 26 Jan 72
2551202 Nk Nalapati Satyan 26 Jan 72
JC-35550 Sub & Hony Capt Swamy Nathan 15 Jan 72
JC-13786 Maj Gen Mohinder Singh Pada 15 Jan 72
JC-43091 SM & Hony Capt Bala Krishnan Nair 15 Jan 72
JC-48971 Sub Maj PJ Pylo 15 Jan 72
2555068 Hav Appukuttan (Posthumous) 15 Jan 72
2551461 Hav Danial Jacob 15 Jan 72
2567893 Sep  Thadathil Mathew John (Posthumous) 15 Jan 72
JC-81674 Nb Sub Haneefa 15 Jan 72
2551371 Sep  Bhaskaran Nair 15 Jan 72
IC-10134 Lt Col RG Shastri 26 Jan 72
2553696 Lnk Chinnathambi (Posthumous) 26 Jan 72
SS-21770 Capt DU Shanker 26 Jan 72
JC-45773 Sub Kunhi Krishnan 26 Jan 72
2565456 Sep  Selvarajan Naidu 26 Jan 72
SS-23713 Capt Manaskumar Bandyopadhya G 26 Jan 72
2553087 Nk Mathai Jacob Mathew 26 Jan 72
IC-23748 2 Lt S Chauhan (Posthumous) 1970
IC-17218 Maj  LM Tewari 26 Jan 76
IC-34538 Maj  Sunil Chopra 26 Jan 79
2570013K Sub N Venkateswaralu 26 Jan 79
2553295 Nk Bommi Kadirvelu 26 Jan 80
2574253 LHav Bakthavatchulu DN 26 Jan 82
2571045 Nk Annamalai 26 Jan 82
2574356 Lnk Annamalai Vasu 26 Jan 84
IC-31505X Capt Subroto Mitra 26 Jan 84
JC-63836M Sub Maj Kuriakose AO 26 Jan 85
JC-145381 Nb Sub N Vijaya Kumaran 26 Jan 87
2579851 Hav Mohammad Shafee 26 Jan 88
JC-84533 Sub Maj Raman Ramaiah 26 Jan 88
2571908P Hav Rajan Kunnumel 26 Jan 88
2568570K Nk (TS) Narayanan Kutty (Posthumous) 26 Jan 88
2568537M Hav Palania Natarajan  15 Jan 89
2573573F L/Hav Achen Kunju (Posthumous) 15 Jan 89
2577786M Hav Sugathan L 15 Jan 89
IC-30514M Maj Gen Govind Singh Shahi 26 Jan 85
IC-38154W Capt M Shrikumar Nair, (First Time) 26 Jan 85
IC-25274W Maj AS Chelta 26 Jan 88
IC-19046X Maj    SM Kanbarkar 1984
IC-42790F Capt Harit Pant 15 Aug 88
JC-114418 Sub K Thangavelu 26 Jan 90
JC-145398 Sub Sankara Saseedharan Pillai 26 Jan 90
2566286 Hav Muttayga Bhusnurumath 26 Jan 90
2572420 Hav Gobinathan Nair  26 Jan 90
2576683 Hav Chiranjeevi (Posthumous) 26 Jan 90
2588551 Lnk Vetri Velu 26 Jan 90
2588170 Sep  Thirupathi (Posthumous) 26 Jan 90
2588873 Sep  Mansa Boppaiah (Posthumous) 26 Jan 90
IC-27466 Maj VM Mahendran 26 Jan 90
JC-171690 Nb Sub Saseendran C 26 Jan 91
2571391 Hav R Thiyagarajan 26 Jan 91
IC-38018A Capt Sunil Venugopal 26 Jan 85
JC-156862 Nb Sub Parameswaran Bhaskaran Pillai 26 Jan 92
IC-30220 Lt Col Nayar Bhaskaran Rajasekharan 26 Jan 94
IC-38903 Maj Diljit Singh 26 Jan 94
IC-47323 Maj Rajeev Sharma 26 Jan 94
IC-47391 Capt Jeetender Singh Hundal 26 Jan 94
SS-33229 Capt KV Narayanan 26 Jan 94
JC-117177 Sub MT Abdul Samed Kunju 26 Jan 94
2582985 Hav Premkumaran V 26 Jan 94
IC-34481 Maj Christopher Gregory Suares 15 Aug 94
IC-43682 Maj Anil Kumar Samatara 15 Aug 94
IC-27006 Col Gurdeesh Singh Ghuman 26 Jan 95
IC-27782 Col Kamath P Gopala Krishna 26 Jan 95
IC-40912 Maj Prabhunand Yadoraoji Parbate 26 Jan 95
IC-50350 Capt Harinder Singh Sidhu 26 Jan 95
JC-438184F Nb Sub K Unnikrishnan 15 Aug 95
2583964 Lnk (TS) Madsa Gurumaiah 15 Aug 95
2575666W Sep  Christopher A (Posthumous) 15 Aug 95
2580284 Sep  V Basava Raddi (Posthumous) 26 Jan 96
4352439 Nk HB Joel Anal 26 Jan 96
2594604K Sep  Ravendra Singh 26 Jan 96
IC-38399 Maj Dharam Pal 26 Jan 96
IC-42937 Maj Mahendejit Singh Dahiya (Posthumous) 26 Jan 96
IC-50080Y Capt YS Ahlawat 26 Jan 96
2586677F Nk Ashok Karoshi (Posthumous) 15 Aug 96
2587051W Nk Satheesh Kumar (Posthumous) 15 Aug 96
2588922X Lnk C Govindan 15 Aug 96
IC-46216 Maj V Vijaya Bhaskar 26 Jan 97
2586720 Nk Vijayan R (Posthumous) 26 Jan 97
2592279 Sep  A Francis Suresh Kumar (Posthumous) 26 Jan 97
IC-49749 Capt Kuldip Pathak 15 Aug 97
2581163 LHav D Gopal Reddy 15 Aug 97
2593113 Nk Venu C 15 Aug 97
10290867 Nk Anil Kumar BK (Posthumous) 15 Aug 97
2592068 Nk N Ganesa Murthy Narayanan 26 Jan 98
RC-9224 Capt P Prabhakara Rao 15 Aug 98
2591388 Hav Sree Kumar M (Posthumous) 15 Aug 98
2588743 Nk VR Neelakantan 15 Aug 98
IC-52009P Maj MS Rohil 15 Aug 99
2592459 Nk Y Sivasankara Reddy 15 Aug 98
4360666 Sep  Nazar A 15 Aug 97
JC-212724 Sub Babu M 15 Aug 97
2598447 Sep  Chithiappa MG 26 Jan 99
2576119 LHav AT Bopaiah 26 Jan 99
JC-169376F Sub V Suresh Babu 26 Jan 99
2598447A Sep  CM Ganapathy 26 Jan 99
SS-37019 Lt Jung Bahadur Singh 15 Aug 99
2589096L Nk N Rajendran 15 Aug 99
IC-38154W Col M Shrikumar Nair, SM (Second Time) 15 Aug 99
JC-188621M Sub G Jayaraman 15 Aug 99
IC-44378 Maj Lanka Srinivas 15 Aug 99
2600431 Sep  Sreemanthurai (Posthumous) 15 Aug 99
2597728 Sep  Biju Kuhan (Posthumous) 15 Aug 99
2596640 Nk Prabhakaran S 15 Aug 99
2598520 Sep  O Janardhanan 15 Aug 99
IC-51948 Maj PS Punia 26 Jan 00
2596845 Lnk D Umapati Naidu 26 Jan 00
2602115W Sep  Ramanjaneyulu Nakka 26 Jan 00
JC-438579H Nb Sub Balasubramanian V 26 Jan 00
  Sep  Senthil T  
SS-37224X Capt Prashant C Nair 26 Jan 00
2884548 Hav CM Reddy 26 Jan 00
  Sep  Omanakuttan J 15 Aug 99
JC-488400K Sub R Arumugam 15 Aug 00
IC-53003P Maj George Poulose 15 Aug 00
2587431 Hav Madivelayya Pujar 15 Aug 00
2585469 Nk Ashok Bhimappa Jadav (Posthumous) 15 Aug 00
  Lt Manoharan T 15 Aug 00
2596768 Nk M Mallappa 15 Aug 00
2594751 Lnk E Ramulu 15 Aug 00
IC-24926 Brig VDI Devavaram 26 Jan 01
  Col M Ramachandran 26 Jan 01
2596837K Lnk Manoj VV 26 Jan 01
JC-438336X Sub A Arulsamy 15 Aug 01
3991003 Lnk Rupendra Kumar 15 Aug 01
IC-60231A Lt  Rajeev Kaushik 15 Aug 01
JC-438273A Sub Sekar G 15 Aug 01
2597204 Lnk B Navaneetha Krishnan 15 Aug 01
2587491 Nk Y Manju 15 Aug 01
IC-46622 Maj Mehtab Singh 15 Aug 01
IC-56610 Maj Gautam V Desai 15 Aug 01
JC-438826L Nb Sub Rajan K  26 Jan 02
2585477Y Hav Renadevan KP 26 Jan 02
2603743 Sep  Devappa BM (Posthumous) 26 Jan 02
JC-438744 Nb Sub Harish Thelapanda Krishnaiah 15 Aug 02
2595635 Hav Shrishail Ganachari 15 Aug 02
2596404 Hav Krishna Kumar K 15 Aug 02
4358435 Nk K Rajendran (Posthumous) 15 Aug 02
2893324 Sep  Manoj Kumar Madhavan (Posthumous) 15 Aug 02
IC-45754 Maj Pradeep Kotnala 26 Jan 03
IC-54114 Maj RBV Mukkundi 26 Jan 03
2596881 Nk Deavid Raj G 26 Jan 03
2602983 Sep  Marandhalli Muniyan Raja 26 Jan 03
2603564 Sep  Sreejith 26 Jan 03
2604680 Sep  Muthu Raja M (Posthumous) 26 Jan 03
SS-36987 Capt Rajesh Bhardwaj 26 Jan 03
JC-438946 Nb Sub V Dhanapal 15 Aug 03
2585680 Hav Dinakaran C 15 Aug 03
2593173 Nk Mahantesh 15 Aug 03
2602650 Sep  Jenish TS 15 Aug 03
2602987 Sep  Athimoola Somasundara Shanmugam 15 Aug 03
2603238 Sep  S Velmurugan 15 Aug 03
2605177 Sep  M Rasheed 15 Aug 03
IC-39365 Col HK Shrawat (Posthumous) 26 Jan 04
IC-54698 Maj Rajeshwar Parmar 26 Jan 04
2595101 Nk Balappa Sanadi 26 Jan 04
2601594 Sep  Sudheesh Palayakkot (Posthumous) 26 Jan 04
IC-50145 Maj Rajender Singh 15 Aug 04
13617884 Hav Vinod Janardhanan 15 Aug 04
IC-58844 Maj Siddhartha Dhankar 26 Jan 05
2591392 Hav Buneni Venkateswaralu 26 Jan 05
2593724 Hav Anil Kumar Viswambharam 26 Jan 05
IC-56155 Maj Deepak Kumar Dayal 15 Aug 05
IC-63540 Lt Rajendra Singh 15 Aug 05
JC-438070 Sub M Muniraj 15 Aug 05
JC-438950 Nb Sub Madhavan TV 15 Aug 05
2585646 Hav Soundhar Marimuthu 15 Aug 05
2596630 Nk P Venkata Subramanian (Posthumous) 15 Aug 05
IC-454527 Lt Col Ashok Singh 26 Jan 06
IC-50783 Lt Col Satish Kadvath (AAD) 26 Jan 06
IC-59523 Maj Rajnish Kumar Maahi (Arty) 26 Jan 06
IC-60323 Capt Avneesh Singh 26 Jan 06
2589886 LHav Ajith Kumar G 26 Jan 06
2606371 Sep   P vijay Kumar (Posthumous) 26 Jan 06
IC-57180 Maj P Shyam Sundar (Posthumous) 26 Jan 07
2600508 Nk Sanjay Pujari 26 Jan 07
IC-43682 Col AK Samantara, SM (Distinguished) 26 Jan 07
IC-64424 Lt Sukinder Guleria 15 Aug 07
JC-439175 Sub Thulaseedhrarn P 15 Aug 07
2607420 Sep  Ittamsetti Krishna Babu (Posthumous) 15 Aug 07
2599550 L/Hav Ramachandran G 26 Jan 08
IC-45126 Col Narender Kumar 26 Jan 08
IC-59042 Maj Biranehi Narayan Nayak 26 Jan 09
2597376 Hav K Murugan 26 Jan 09
IC-59700 Maj Sadanand Dixit  
JC-439260 Sub Manjunatha CS
IC-48316 Col Harmanjit Singh
26 Jan 10
IC-51955W Col K Mohan Nair
15 Aug 10
IC-68743F Maj Avinash Rana
15 Aug 10
IC-69699P Lt
Sambhav Sagar
15 Aug 10
2605201M Lnk Prince Joseph
15 Aug 10
2607537L Sep Sinumon S
15 Aug 10
2606994Y Sep G Prabu
15 Aug 10
IC-64583 Capt C Naren Babu
26 Jan 11
IC-69967 Capt MK Pandey
26 Jan 11
2598370 Hav Loganathan S
26 Jan 11
2601288 Nk R Nanda Kumar
26 Jan 11
2602081 Nk Yashavant Khannukar
26 Jan 11
3998854 Lnk Jaimon PK
26 Jan 11
2611892 Sep Panneer Selvam (Posthumous)
26 Jan 11
2613731 Sep Nagalingam P (Posthumous)
26 Jan 11
2613951 Sep Saravanan U (Posthumous)
26 Jan 11
IC-50189 Col Rajeshwar Singh, SC
26 Jan 11

NAO SENA MEDAL (NSM)

            

The Nao Sena Medal, award was instituted by the President of India on 17 Jun 1960, to recognise

"SUCH INDIVIDUAL ACTS OF EXCEPTIONAL DEVOTION TO DUTY AS HAVE SPECIAL SIGNIFICANCE FOR THE NAVY.  THE AWARD MAY ALSO BE MADE POSTHUMOUSLY."

Army No

Rank

Name

Date of Award

IC-54900X Capt
(Now Lt Col)
Manish Mehta

26 Jan 98


YUDDH SEVA MEDAL (YSM)

The Yuddh Seva Medal, popularly known as YSM was instituted by the President of India, on 26 Jan 1980, as one of the Distinguished Service Award for

"DISTINGUISHED SERVICE OF A HIGH ORDER DURING WAR, CONFLICT OR HOSTILITIES.  THE AWARD MAY ALSO BE MADE POSTHUMOUSLY."

Army No

Rank

Name

Date of Award

IC-38903F Col Diljit Singh, SM 26 Jan 03
IC-27782L Brig (Now Maj Gen) PG Kamath, SM 26 Jan 04

VISHISHT SEVA MEDAL (VSM)

           

The Vishisht Seva Medal Class III, instituted on 26 Jan 1960, was redesignated VISHISHT SEVA MEDAL on 27 Jan 1967 and is awarded for

"DISTINGUISHED SERVICE OF A HIGH ORDER.  THE AWARD MAY ALSO BE MADE POSTHUMOUSLY."

Army No

Rank

Name

Date of Award

IC-594 Lt Col DS Randhawa, MC 26 Jan 64
IC-671 Brig Edathil Ambalavattath Rammohan 26 Jan 67
IC-6884 Lt Col NH Narayan 26 Jan 68
  Brig Bhattacharya 1969
  Lt Col Ram Rattan Singh 26 Jan 70
IC-5566 Brig Francis Regis Campos 15 Aug 72
IC-2540 Lt Col CV Donoghue  
IC-7720 Lt Col AD Chaubal 1975
IC-18108 Maj Oam Tims 1975
IC-9717 Lt Col Gulzar Singh Pablay 26 Jan 76
IC-15737 Maj Kanwar Sain 26 Jan 76
IC-28313 Maj RK Vasudeva 1979
IC-11527 Brig DV Rao 26 Jan 78
IC-14575 Lt Col BR Malhotra 26 Jan 82
2577144 Sep G Ethuraj 26 Jan 82
IC-11101 Brig DK Rastogi 26 Jan 87
IC-16029 Col H Ravi Kumar 26 Jan 90
IC-13951 Col DS Chauhan 26 Jan 90
IC-16350 Col U Arun Shiva Sangappa 26 Jan 91
IC-17218 Col LM Tewari, SM 26 Jan 92
IC-23094 Lt Col Joginder Singh 26 Jan 93
2588617 Hav TC Palangappa 26 Jan 93
IC-22366 Brig PV Sahadevan 1984
  Maj TNC Vijaya Sarathi 15 Jan 84
  Col Ramdas Mohan 15 Jan 84
  Lt Col YL Sud  
  Lt Col KPB Nambiar  
IC-22364 Brig Ajit Singh 26 Jan 95
IC-24926 Col VDI Devavaram 26 Jan 96
IC-26599 Col Mohan Krishan Chauhan 26 Jan 98
IC-33267 Col OP Nehra 26 Jan 98
  Col Balwant Singh  
IC-34246L Col PK Bordoloi 26 Jan 99
  Col PC Dhanraj 26 Jan 01
IC-33267 Col OP Nehra, VSM 26 Jan 00
IC-38441 Col Diwaker Dogra 26 Jan 02
IC-39484 Col Harcharan Singh 26 Jan 03
IC-45246 Lt Col IS Sehdeva 26 Jan 04
IC-43954 Col Satish Kumar Sangwan 26 Jan 06
IC-31797 Brig KS Kumbar 26 Jan 07
IC-33474 Brig Om Prakash Singh Pathania 26 Jan 08
IC-34800 Brig SS Jadhav 26 Jan 08
IC-36907 Brig Abhimanyu Raut 26 Jan 08
IC-31384 Col SK Sakhuja 26 Jan 08
IC-34890 Brig SL Narasimhan  26 Jan 09
IC-41470 Col Virender Singh  26 Jan 09
IC-47599 Col RS Guraya 26 Jan 09
IC-31505X Maj Gen
Subroto Mitra, SM
 26 Jan 11
IC-37865K
Brig
S Suresh Kumar
26 Jan 11
IC-51948A Col PS Punia, SM
26 Jan 11

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