The Gurkha Museum

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The following Victoria Crosses are held by the Gurkha Museum
Rank First Name Last Name Gurkha Museum
Captain Michael ALLMAND 6th Queen Elizabeth's Own Gurkha Rifles
Major General Donald MACINTYRE 2nd Gurkha ( Sirmoor Rifles ) Regiment
Lieutenant Colonel John Manners SMITH 5th Royal Gurkha Rifles, Indian Army
Brigadier General John Adam TYTLER 4th Gurkha Rifles, Indian Army




Lance Naik BHANBHAGTA GURUNG 2nd King Edward VII's Own Gurkha Rifles
Subadar GANJU LAMA 7th Duke of Edinburgh's Own Gurkha Rifles
Warrant Officer TULBAHADUR PUN 6th Queen Elizabeth's Own Gurkha Rifles
Rifleman KARANBAHADUR RANA 3rd Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles
Havildar KULBIR THAPA 3rd Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles
Subadar Major LALBAHADUR THAPA 2nd King Edward VII's Own Gurkha Rifles


Location of other Gurkha VCs
Rank First Name Last Name
Major Frank BLAKER 9th Gurkha Rifles - not publicly held
Brigadier Guy Hudleston BOISRAGON 5th Gurkha Rifles - not publicly held
General George Nicolas CHANNER 1st Gurkha Rifles - not publicly held
Major John COOK 5th Gurkha Rifles - Lord Ashcroft Gallery, Imperial War Museum
Colonel John Duncan GRANT 8th Gurkha Rifles - Lord Ashcroft Gallery, Imperial War Museum
Colonel Richard Kirby RIDGEWAY 8th Gurkha Rifles - not publicly held
Major General William George WALKER 4th Gurkha Rifles - National Army Museum
Lieutenant Colonel George Campbell WHEELER 9th Gurkha Rifles - National Army Museum




Hon Captain GAJE GHALE 5th Gurkha Rifles - not publicly held
Rifleman THAMAN GURUNG 5th Gurkha Rifles - not publicly held
Hon Havildar LACHHIMAN GURUNG 8th Gorkha Rifles, Indian Army, India
Captain RAMBAHADUR LIMBU 10th Gurkha Rifles - not publicly held
Hon Lieutenant AGANSING RAI 5th Gurkha Rifles - Lord Ashcroft Gallery, Imperial War Museum
Subadar NETRABAHADUR THAPA 5th Gurkha Rifles - not publicly held
Rifleman SHERBAHADUR THAPA 9th Gorkha Rifles, Indian Army, India

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24 December 2003