Service No: EC-57194
Last Rank : 2nd Lieutenant
Unit : 162 Fd Regt
Arm/Regt : The Regiment of Artillery
Operation: Op Riddle
Date of Martyrdom : Sep 14, 1965
Second Lieutenant Padmakshan Arkalath was born in Kerala.
Second Lieutenant Padmakshan Arkalath was with his regiment in Amritsar-Lahore sector in Punjab. During 6th September to 23rd September there was a gun fight with the enemy where the regiment had lost 2 officers and 12 soldiers. On 14th September 1965, Lt Arkalath was killed due to enemy gun shots in the position.
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