We remember Kulbir Thapa

We remember Kulbir Thapa

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Palpa Nepal Source:8532511 15th December 1889
1915
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:8532449 25th September 1915
1915
service Indian Army Rifleman 2129 3rd Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles 2nd Battalion Source:8532449 25th September 1915
1956
death Source:8532511 3rd October 1956

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Kulbir
Initials K
Last Name Thapa,
Source 8532449
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Indian Army 2129 3rd Queen Alexandra's Own Gurkha Rifles 2nd Battalion Rifleman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration

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Evidence

Evidence

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Victoria Cross citation, the London Gazette Charlotte33
Feature on Forever India resource Charlotte33
Feature on Trench Brothers educational resource Charlotte33
Profile on Wikipedia. Trevor321
Tales of the V.C. Lizbet72994

Multimedia

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First Class Stamp Dave1371
Portrait photograph of Kulbir Thapa Charlotte33
1/1st Gurkha Rifles attacking a trench Keith1947
Kit inspection Keith1947

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