Monday, January 16, 2012

WINNERS OF PARAM VIR CHAKRA

WINNERS OF PARAM VIR CHAKRA
Major Somnath Sharma, Kumaon Regiment
Posthumous-November 1947 (Kashmir Operations 1947-48)
2nd Lt. R.R. Rane, Corps of Engineers
April 1948 (Kashmir Operations 1947-48)
Company Havaldar Major Piru Singh, Rajputana Rifles
Posthumous-July 1948 (Kashmir Operations 1947-48)
L/NK Karam Singh, Sikh Regiment
October 1948 (Kashmir Operations 1947-48)
Naik Jadunath Singh, Rajput Regiment
Posthumous-December 1948 (Kashmir Operations 1947-48)
Captain Gurbachan Singh Salaria, Gorkha Rifles
Posthumous-December 1961 (Congo)
Major Dhan Singh Thapa, Gorkha Rifles
October 1962 (Ladakh)
Subedar Joginder Singh, Sikh Regiment
Posthumous-October 1962 (NEFA)
Major Shaitan Singh, Kumaon Regiment
Posthumous-November 1962 (Ladakh)
CQMH Abdul Hamid, Grenadiers
Posthumous-September 1965 (Operation against Pakistan)
Lt. Col. A.B. Tarapore, Poona Horse
Posthumous-September 1965 (Operation against Pakistan)
Flg. Officer Nirmal Jit Singh Sekhon, Flg. Pilot
Posthumous-December 1971 (Indo-Pakistan conflict)
Major Hoshiar Singh, Grenadiers
December 1971 (Indo-Pakistan conflict)
2nd Lt. Arun Khetarpal, 17 Poona Horse
Posthumous-December 1971 (Indo-Pakistan conflict)
L/NK Albert Ekka, Brigade of Guards
Posthumous-December 1971 (Indo-Pakistan conflict)
Naib Subedar Bana Singh, J & K Light Infantry
June 1987 (Operations in Siachen Glacier)
Major Ramaswamy Parameswaran, Mahar Regiment,
Posthumous-November 1987 (IPKF Operations in Sri Lanka)
Capt Vikram Batra, 13 JAK Rif
Posthumous-June 1999 (OP Vijay in Kargil)
Lt Manoj Kumar Pandey, 1/11 GR
Posthumous-June 1999 (OP Vijay in Kargil)
Rifleman Sanjay Kumar, 13 JAK Rif
June 1999 (OP Vijay in Kargil)
Gdr Yogender Singh Yadav, 18 GDRS
June 1999 (OP Vijay in Kargil)