General Vishwa Nath Sharma, PVSM, AVSM, ADC (born 4 June 1930) was the 14th Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army, serving between 1988–1990. He was the first Indian COAS to have begun his career in the post-Independence Indian Army.
21 de set. de 2020 · General Vishwa Nath Sharma was the first chief of army staff, or COAS, who began his career in the post-Independence Indian Army. He retired in 1990, and is currently 90 years old. As a lieutenant general, he was the general officer commanding-in-chief of the Eastern Command from June 1987 to May 1988.
General Vishwa Nath Sharma, PVSM, AVSM, ADC, was the 15th Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army. He is the younger brother of the late Major Som Nath Sharma, recipient of Independent India's first posthumous Param Vir Chakra. Both brothers were educated at the Prince of Wales' Royal Indian...
4 de out. de 2023 · "See the Josh of Lt Gen SN 'Tindi' Sharma, the oldest paratrooper (also a Sapper) when he turned 100. He is the brother of Major Som Nath Sharma, PVC & Gen VN Sharma, former Army Chief. His unit celebrated his birthday in grand style... How's the Josh?," writes Retd Lt Gen Satish Dua.
General Vishwa Nath Sharma, the Ex-Chief of the Army Staff and a distinguished military army officer who has served the Indian Armed forces since 1950 addresses the students of Homerton Grammar...
Vishwa Nath Sharma is on the board of Hawkins Cookers Ltd. and Member of The Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses and Member of India International Centre. In the past he occupied the position of Chief of Army Staff at India Army. Mr. Sharma received an undergraduate degree from St. Xavier's College (West Bengal).
8 de out. de 2023 · Lt Gen Sharma is younger than Major Sharma by less than a year. The Sharma siblings. Major Somnath Sharma in front with the parents while Surendra Nath (in uniform) and Vishwa Nath stand behind with sister Kamla.