Sqn Ldr Yogendra Prasad Singh, Vr.C, Indian Airforce

Sqn Ldr Yogendra Prasad Singh, Vr.C


During the India-Pakistan war in December 1971, Flt Lt Yogendra Prasad Singh flew with a number of night bombing sorties on vital targets deep inside enemy territory. He displayed navigational skill of a very high order in accurately navigating over difficult and unfamiliar terrain in the face of heavy enemy opposition. He was a source of inspiration to the aircrew.

Throughout, Flt Lt Yogendra Prasad Singh displayed gallantry, leadership, professional skill and devotion to duty of a high order.