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Legendary Falcons of the PAF
PAF s' Gallantry awards of War 1965
Flight Lieutenant Yousaf Ali Khan, Sitara-i-Juraat
While leading the fighter formation of two aircraft's over Chamb Sector, Flight Lieutenant Yousaf Ali Khan was attacked by 4 Hunters.

During the engagement, when he had got behind the enemy, two more Gnats attacked him.

His left elevator was shot away but he continued fighting them till the enemy aircraft broke off.

He showed great courage and determination in engaging overwhelming odds and bringing home the damaged aircraft.

On 13th September, 1965, he shot down another Gnat. For his consistent determination, courage and aggressiveness, the officer is awarded Sitara-i-Juraat.
 
 
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