We remember Khudadad Khan

We remember Khudadad Khan

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Dab, in the Chakwal district, the Punjab Province India Source:8527997 Source:6157090 20th October 1888
1914
service Indian Army Subadar 4050 129th Duke of Connaught's Own Baluchis Source:6157048 1914
1914
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:7733648 31st October 1914
1914
hospitalisation Injuries sustained under fire Hospital/Institution Source:6157079 31st October 1914
1914
service Indian Army Sepoy 4050 129th Duke of Connaught's Own Baluchis 7th Indian (Ferozepore) Brigade Source:6157048 31st October 1914
1971
death Mandi Bahauddin Pakistan Source:8527997 8th March 1971

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Khudadad
Initials K
Last Name Khan,
Source 9412155
First Names Khudadad
Initials K
Last Name Khan
Source 6157079
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Indian Army 4050 129th Duke of Connaught's Own Baluchis 7th Indian (Ferozepore) Brigade Sepoy
Indian Army 4050 129th Duke of Connaught's Own Baluchis Subadar
Awards
AwardTypeSource
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Religion
DateReligionSource
Muslim

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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External Evidence

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Victoria Cross citation in the London Gazette Charlotte33
Article about Khudadad Khan Charlotte33
Information from the National Army Museum Charlotte33
History of the Baloch Regiment 1939-1956 Brian2286
The Times of London archive Anna21812
Profile on Wikipedia. Trevor321
Muslims gave their lives to fight for Britain in World War One: Let’s not forget them Jonathan101862
Forgotten Muslim soldiers of World War One 'silence' far right Jonathan101862
129th Duke of Connaught's Own Baluchis Jonathan101862
British Indian Army Jonathan101862

Multimedia

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Illustration of Khuda Dad Charlotte33
Kukri on display at IWM North, Manchester Charlotte33
Daily Mirror article on Khudadad Khan C2356
Subadar Khuadad Khan Brian2286
Khudadad Khan C2356
Photograph of Khudadad Khan Charlotte33

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