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by Ranj_K
14 May 2019 21:45
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army History Thread
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Re: Indian Army History Thread

Ok I'll do that, thanks.
by Ranj_K
14 May 2019 13:47
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army History Thread
Replies: 934
Views: 151158

Re: Indian jungle green uniforms to Royal Nepal army 1944-Kohima ?

The Basnyat website-

http://www.premsinghbasnyat.com.np/

To see the photo , click on 'gallery' at top of page,the photo is the third one down in the left column.
But it shows as WW1 rather than WW2, the bren guns are a clue.
by Ranj_K
14 May 2019 13:28
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army History Thread
Replies: 934
Views: 151158

Indian jungle green uniforms to Royal Nepal army 1944-Kohima ?

Just been reading about the battle of Kohima-Imphal 1944 and see that some battalions of the Royal Nepal army (RNA) also fought, which was unknown to me. I know the 1930s RNA had uniforms like the Indian army gurkha regiments,khaki drill uniform. But what uniform was worn by the RNA at Kohima 1944 ?...
by Ranj_K
13 May 2019 12:44
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army History Thread
Replies: 934
Views: 151158

Re: Indian Army History Thread

I was reading about this battle a few months ago and was interested to see that there were about 10 battalions of the Royal Nepal army taking part which I was unaware of.
I thought the only Nepalese were in the Indian army Gurkha regiments.
by Ranj_K
13 May 2019 12:41
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army History Thread
Replies: 934
Views: 151158

Re: Indian Army History Thread

Yesterday, April 6th was the 75th anniversary of the start of the battle of Kohima that raged till June 1944. Our Paras were bloodied for the first time in the curtain raiser at Sanghshak which helped in giving time to shore up a bit the defences at Kohima. The anniversary was marked by a somber an...
by Ranj_K
13 May 2019 12:38
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Army History Thread
Replies: 934
Views: 151158

Re: Indian Army History Thread

Yesterday, April 6th was the 75th anniversary of the start of the battle of Kohima that raged till June 1944. Our Paras were bloodied for the first time in the curtain raiser at Sanghshak which helped in giving time to shore up a bit the defences at Kohima. The anniversary was marked by a somber an...

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