The Gurkha Rifles Men At Arms -

1st gorkha rifles the malaun regiment wikipedia - 1st gorkha rifles the malaun regiment often referred to as the 1sr gorkha rifles or 1 gr in abbreviation is the seniormost gorkha infantry regiment of the indian army composed of gurkha soldiers of nepalese origin especially martial tribes of magars and gurungs it was originally formed as part of the east india company s bengal army in 1815 later adopting the title of the 1st king, gurkhas nepali warriors himalayan imports birgorkha - the first gurkhas in the nepal war of 1812 the british sent a force of 30 000 against 12 000 gorkhas in reality at this time there was no such thing as a gurkha they were called gorkhalis thinking in their usual arrogance they would take nepal by storm, anglo nepalese war wikipedia - the anglo nepalese war 1814 16 also known as the gurkha war was fought between the kingdom of gorkha present day federal democratic republic of nepal and the east india company as a result of border disputes and ambitious expansionism of both the belligerent parties the war ended with the signing of the treaty of sugauli in 1816 which ceded some nepalese controlled territory to the, guns of the gurkhas john walters 9780946696451 amazon - guns of the gurkhas john walters on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers the story of the firearms used by the royal nepalese army from the treaty of segauli to the end of the second world war, pat donnelly antique arms - i have been active in the field of antique arms for nearly forty years buying selling trading acting as a consultant and purchaser for two national museums and appraising for estate and insurance purposes, junior general home page - promoting the use of historical simulations as a tool for teaching history free resources anyone can use, welcome to casus belli military books and medals - the register is on facebook join us and keep up to date or ask a question or leave a comment, binsar the himalayan bioscope morni hills - we hit the road at six and were already an hour behind schedule the 400 km drive to binsar through moradabad rampur rudrapur kathgodam bhimtal bhowali and almora was going to be one long haul, militaria mart is an online shopping centre and resource - operation perpetual argus and the aircraft transport athene transported 62 hurricanes from the clyde on 1 11 23 in argus and 39 in athene escorted by the destroyer laforey to gibraltar arriving there 8 11 having been joined en route by gurkha isaac sweers lightning and zulu, militaria mart is an online shopping centre and resource - governor general s foot guard collar badge pair both 6 point star design in bright brass metal one has lug fasteners and marked p w ellis co 1912 on back and other has one lug removed with solder remaining where someone has attempted to reattach and one lug reattached with solder this one has no maker name