S. H. Sarma
S H Sarma
|Born||1 December 1922|
Bihar and Orissa Province
(present day Odisha)
|Died||3 January 2022 (aged 99)|
|Allegiance|| British Raj|
|Service/branch|| Royal Indian Navy |
|Years of service||1942–1978|
|Commands held||Eastern Naval Command |
INS Mysore (C60)
16 Frigate Squadron
INS Brahmaputra (F31)
INS Khukri (F149)
|Battles/wars||World War II|
Indo-Pakistani War of 1971
|Awards||Param Vishisht Seva Medal|
Vice Admiral Sree Harilal Sarma, PVSM (1 December 1922 – 3 January 2022) was an Indian Navy admiral. He was Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Fleet (FOCEF) during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. He later was the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Eastern Naval Command from 1 March 1977 to 2 February 1978.
References[change | change source]
- "Veteran Of Three Wars, Vice Admiral SH Sarma Hospitalised In Odisha Capital". OdishaBytes. 17 December 2021. Retrieved 28 December 2021.
- Dhir, Anil (24 December 2021). "Vice Admiral S. H. Sarma Critical, Veteran on Life Support at City Hospital". Odisha Barta. Retrieved 28 December 2021.
- "Vice Admiral SH Sarma from Odisha no more". Sambad. 3 January 2022.