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India: 1971 India-Pakistan War Medal (Sangram Medal 1971)


An un-named medal

Awarded to all Armed Forces & and other eligible uniformed services personnel (for example the Border Security Force, or B.S.F.), who served during the 1971 Indo-Pak War

Condition: GVF

Code: 20035

15.00 GBP


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India: 1965 India-Pakistan War Medal (Raksha Medal 1965) (5838883 Rfn. Danbahadur Basnet 9 G.R.)


Note: The recipient was a soldier of Nepalese ethnicity holding the rank of Rifleman while serving with the 9th Gorkha Rifles infantry regiment of the Indian Army

Prior to Indian Independence, the regiment was styled 9th Gurkha Rifles

9th Gorkha Rifles draws its recruits mostly from amongst the Chhetri (Kshatriya) and Thakuri clans of Nepal (80%), and ethnic Gurkhas classes domiciled in India (20%)

The 9th Gorkha Rifles are one of 7 x multi-battalion Gorkha Rifles regiments serving with the Indian Army, and has its regimental centre located at Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh, India

For their services during the 1965 Indo-Pak War, the 9th Gorkha Rifles were awarded the battle honours;

- Phillora
- Punjab 1965

Condition: GVF

Code: 20036

15.00 GBP


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India: General Service Medal 1965 (Samanya Seva Medal 1965). With clasp 'Nagaland' in Hindi language (1544330 Nk Gurnam Singh, Bombay E G)


The recipient was an Indian soldier holding the rank of Naik (Corporal) while serving with the Bombay Engineer Group of the Indian Army Corps of Engineers

Note: The 'Nagaland' clasp is awarded for counter-insurgency / internal security active service in Nagaland, located in North East India, since 8 May 1975. Prior to that date the General Service Medal 1947 with clasp 'Naga Hills' was awarded for active service in the same region

The Bombay Engineer Group currently recruits from amongst the below following classes;

- Marathas - 40%,
- Mazhabi and Ramdasia Sikhs - 40%,
- Hindustani Mussalmans - 10%,
- other Indian castes - 10%

Condition: GVF

Code: 20037

30.00 GBP


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India: 1971 India-Pakistan War Medal (Sangram Medal 1971)


An un-named medal

Awarded to all Armed Forces & and other eligible uniformed services personnel (for example the Border Security Force, or B.S.F.), who served during the 1971 Indo-Pak War

Condition: GVF

Code: 20034

15.00 GBP


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India: Services Medal (Sainya Seva Medal). No clasp (4432944 Sep-Tlr. Darshan Singh, Sikh L.I.)


Note: The recipient was a soldier of the Sikh faith holding rank & appointment of Sepoy-Tailor (Private-Tailor) while serving with the Sikh Light Infantry, an infantry regiment of the Indian Army

The Sainya Seva medal is awarded with different 'regional' clasps for 1 year continuous or aggregate deployment & service in harsh climatic and topographical regions of India, including Deserts, Jungles and the Himalaya region

Condition: GVF

Code: 20032

15.00 GBP


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India: Services Medal (Sainya Seva Medal) with Hindi language clasp 'Marushtal' (Desert) (14394115 Hav K Chand A D A)


Note: The recipient was an Indian soldier of the Hindu faith holding the non commissioned officer rank of Havildar (Sergeant) while serving with the Air Defence Artillery, regiment of the Indian Army

Clasp was instituted 20 July 1984. The basic award criteria for Army personnel is 1 year of continuous or aggregate service stationed in the qualifying 'Desert' regions of India

In October 1993, the Indian Army's Artillery Regiment was bifurcated and the Corps of Air Defence Artillery came into existence on 10 January 1994. The headquarters of the corps, the Directorate General of Air Defence Artillery, came into force the same day. Subsequently, the air defence wings and branches of the artillery present at various command headquarters throughout the country were bifurcated into the corps from the respective artillery units and regiments. Autonomous status was awarded to the Air Defence Guided Missile School at Gopalpur and the Air Defence Wing of the Artillery Centre, Nasik Road Camp was inducted into the Air Defence Guided Missile Centre. The day on which the Corps of Air Defence Artillery emerged as an autonomous corps of the Indian Army, 10 January, is celebrated as the raising day annually at air defence centers throughout the country

The Air Defence & Guided Missile School and Centre and the Corps of Air Defence Artillery were restyled as the Army Air Defence College (AADC) and the Corps of Army Air Defence in 1998 and April 2005 respectively

Scarce seen medal named to the Air Defence Artillery

Condition: GVF

Code: 20031

25.00 GBP


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India: Services Medal (Sainya Seva Medal) with Hindi language clasp 'NEFA' (3349031 L-Nk. Nand Singh, Sikh R.)


Note: The recipient was an Indian soldier of the Sikh faith holding the non commissioned officer rank of Lance-Naik (Lance-Corporal) while serving with the Sikh Regiment, an infantry regiment of the Indian Army

The (multi-battalion) Sikh Regiment has the distinction of being the most decorated and distinguished infantry regiment of the Indian Army

In 1951, Balipara Frontier Tract, Tirap Frontier Tract, Abor Hills district, Mishmi Hills district and the Naga tribal areas were together renamed as the North-East Frontier Agency (NEFA)

NEFA was renamed Arunachal Pradesh on 20 January 1972, when it became a union territory. Arunachal Pradesh became a state on 20 February 1987

The medal is awarded with different 'regional' clasps for 1 year continuous or aggregate deployment & service in harsh climatic and topographical regions of India, including Deserts, Jungles and the Himalaya region

Condition: VF

Code: 20030

20.00 GBP


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India: Sainya Seva Medal with clasp in Hindi for ?N.E.F.A.? (3970056 Sep. Surat Singh, Dogra R.)


The recipient was an Indian soldier of the Hindu faith serving as a Sepoy (Private) with the Dogra Regiment, an infantry regiment of the Indian Army

For deployed service within the borders of the North East Frontier Agency, or N.E.F.A.

Note: In 1951, Balipara Frontier Tract, Tirap Frontier Tract, Abor Hills district, Mishmi Hills district and the Naga tribal areas were together renamed as the North-East Frontier Agency (NEFA)

NEFA was renamed Arunachal Pradesh on 20 January 1972, when it became a union territory. Arunachal Pradesh became a state on 20 February 1987

Note: The medal is awarded with different 'regional' clasps for 1 year continuous or aggregate deployment & service in harsh climatic and topographical regions of India, including Deserts, Jungles and the Himalaya region

Condition: GVF

Code: 20029

20.00 GBP


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India: Sainya Seva Medal with clasp in Hindi for ?Jammu & Kashmir?


An un-named medal

Note: The medal is awarded with different 'regional' clasps for 1 year continuous or aggregate deployment & service in harsh climatic and topographical regions of India, including Deserts, Jungles and the Himalaya region

Condition: GVF

An un-named medal

Note: The medal is awarded with different 'regional' clasps for 1 year continuous or aggregate deployment & service in harsh climatic and topographical regions of India, including Deserts, Jungles and the Himalaya region

Condition: GVF

Code: 20028

20.00 GBP


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India: Sainya Seva Medal with clasp in Hindi for ?Assam & Bengal? (1449070 Hav S. Intiza, Bombay E.G.)


The recipient was an Indian soldier holding the non commissioned officer rank of 'Havildar' (Sergeant) while serving with the Bombay Engineer Group of the Indian Army Corps of Engineers

Note: The medal is awarded with different 'regional' clasps for 1 year continuous or aggregate deployment & service in harsh climatic and topographical regions of India, including Deserts, Jungles and the Himalaya region

Condition: VF

Code: 20027

15.00 GBP


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