Soldiers awarded medals for bravery in action after the close of World War II
ENGLAND: London: City of Westminster: Buckingham Palace:
GURUNG. Rifleman BHANBHAGTA. w. two other V.C.s at the Palace after receiving the V.C. from the King.
INVESTITURES. At the Palace. L/S Cork, P/O Makeon, L/S James, D.S.M.'s. Mjr.Hodget,Cpts. Candy & Richardson,M.C.s. Mjr.Macintyre.D.S.O.s. & Three Indian V.C.s. Havildar Umpao Singh, Naik Gain Singh, Rifleman Bhanbhagta Gurung.
SINGH, HAVILDAR UMPAO. W. two other Indians V.C.s after receiving his decoration at the Palace from the King.
SINGH, NAIK GAIN. W. two other Indian V.C.s. at the Palace after receiving the V.C.
Ceremonies - Decorations; Royalty
World War 2, WWII, Second World War, World War Two, war, King George VI, VC, Victoria Cross, DSO, Distinguished Service Order, DSC, Distinguished Service Cross, MC, Military Cross
Background: Soldiers awarded medals for bravery in action after the close of World War II