Major Parkash Singh VC - 8th Punjab Regiment, Indian Army


Alphabetical list of Victoria Cross recipients who attended the VC Centenary Review of Holders of the Decoration by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, Hyde Park, London, 26th June 1956

Indian Victoria Cross holders, all serving soldiers apart from Hon Lt Singh, arriving at Tilbury Docks, London, on the liner Strathmore on the 20th June 1956.


INDIA & PAKISTAN

Title 1956 FName LName Rank/VC award Regiment Year






Subedar Gaji GHALE Havildar 2 / 5 Gurkha Rifles 1943
Lieutenant Ishar SINGH Sepoy 28th Punjab Regiment 1921
Havildar Namdeo JADHAO Sepoy 5th Mahratta Light Infantry 1945
Jemadar Ganju LAMA Rifleman 7th Gurkha Rifles 1944
Jemadar Bhandari RAM Sepoy 10th Baluchi Regiment 1944
Havildar Kamal RAM Sepoy 8th Punjab Regiment 1944
Jemadar Gian SINGH Naik 15th Punjab Regiment 1944
Captain Parkash SINGH Havildar 8th Punjab Regiment 1943
Jemadar Umrao SINGH Havildar Royal Indian Artillery 1944
A / Colonel Premindra SINGH BHAGAT 2nd Lieutenant Indian Engineers 1941
Havildar Agan SINGH RAI Rifleman 5th Royal Gurkha Rifles 1944






Sepoy Ali HAIDER Sepoy 13th Frontier Force Rifles 1945
Subedar Khudadad KHAN Sepoy 129th Duke of Connaught's Own Bulichis 1914

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