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Naik Binoy Basak SM

Naik Binoy Basak hailed from Saboom village of South Tripura district in Tripura. As he was inclined to join the Armed Forces since his younger days, he joined the army after completing his initial school education. He was recruited into the 11 Mahar Battalion of

Captain Harjit Singh

Capt Harjit Singh hailed from Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh and was born on 14 November 1943. Son of Late Sardarni Inderjit Kaur and Late Sardar Trilochan Singh, he joined the Army as a commissioned officer. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant into 10 Mahar

Major Lil Bahadur Gurung VrC

Major Lil Bahadur Gurung hailed from Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh  and was born on 18 March 1941. He got commissioned into 10 Mahar Battalion of the Mahar Regiment, an infantry regiment founded in 1941 which had a glorious history of gallantry in various operations. He

2 Lt D A Davidson, VrC

2nd Lt David Alexander Davidson was commissioned into 1 Mahar of the Mahar Regiment, an Infantry regiment known for its valiant soldiers. Very early in his service career, he got involved in the thick of operations as border tension arose with Pakistan in 1971.    Indo - Pak