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Wartime Valour Awards

(Awarded to officers or enlisted personnel from all branches of the Indian Military).

Award Year of Institution Awarded by Awarded for
Paramvir Chakra Established on 26th January, 1950 wef 15th August, 1947 Government of India Most conspicuous bravery or some daring or pre-eminest valour or self-sacrifice.
Mahavir Chakra Established on 26th January, 1950 wef 15th August, 1947 Government of India Acts of gallantry in the Presence of the enemy on land, at sea or in the air.
Vir Chakra Established on 26th January, 1950 wef 15th August, 1947 Government of India Acts of bravery in the battle field

Recipient of Param Vir Chakra

Name Regiment Date Place
Major Som Nath Sharma 4th Battalion, Kumaon Regiment 3rd November, 1947 Badgam, Jammu and Kashmir
Lance Naik Karam Singh 1st Battalion, Sikh Regiment 13th October, 1948 Tithwal, Jammu and Kashmir
Second Lieutenant Bombay Sappers Corps Rama Raghoba Rane of Engineers 8th April, 1948 Naushera, Jammu and Kashmir
Naik Jadu Nath Singh 1st Battalion, Rajput Regiment February 1948 Naushera, Jammu and Kashmir
Company Havaldar 6th Battalion, Rajputana Major Piru Singh Rifles Shekhawat 17th July, 1948, 18th July, 1948 Tithwal, Jammu and Kashmir
Captain Gurbachan 3rd Battalion, 1st Gorkha Singh Salaria Rifles (The Malaun Regiment) 5th December, 1961 Elizabethville, Katanga, Conga
Major Dhan Singh 1st Battalion, 8th Gorkha Thapa Rifles 20th October, 1962 Ladakh, India
Subedar Joginder Singh 1st Battalion, Sikh Regiment 23rd October, 1962 Tongpen La, North-East Frontier Agency, India
Major Shaitan Singh 13th Battalion, Kumaon Regiment 18th November, 1962 Rezang La
Company Quarter Master Havaldar Abdul Hamid 4th Battalion, Grenadiers 10th September, 1965 Chima, Khem Karan Sector Pakistan
Lieutenant-Colonel Ardeshir Burzorji Tarapore 17th Poona Horse 15th October, 1965 Phillora, Sialkot Sector, Pakistan
Lance Naik Albert Ekka 14th Battalion, Brigade of the Guards 3rd December, 1971 Gangasagar, Agartala Sector
Flying Officer Nirmal Jit Singh Sekhon No. 18 Squadron, Indian Air Force 14th December, 1971 Srinagar, Kashmir
2/Lieutenant Arun Khetarpal 17th Poona House 16th December, 1971 Barapind Jarpal, Shakargarh Sector
Major Hoshiar Singh 3rd Battalion, The Grenadiers 17th December, 1971 Basantar River, Shakargarh Sector
Naib Subedar Bana Singh 8th Battalion, Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry 23rd May, 1987 Siachen Glacier, Jammu and Kashmir
Major Ramaswamy Parameshwaran 8th Battalion, Mahar Regiment 25th November, 1987 Sri Lanka
Captain Manoj Kumar Pandey 1st Battalion, 11th Gorkha Rifiles 3th July, 1999 Khaluber/Juber Top, Batalik Sector, Kargil area, Jammu and Kashmir
Grenadier Yogendra Singh Yadav 18th Battalion, The Grenadiers 4th July, 1999 Tiger Hill, Kargil Area

Peace Time Gallantry Awards

Award Year of Institution Awarded by Awarded for
AshokaChakra 4th January, 1952 with effect-from15th August, 1947 Government of India Most conspicuous bravery or some act of daring or preeminent act of valour or self-sacrifice otherwise than in the face of the enemy.
Kirti Chakra 4th January, 1952 with effect-from15th August, 1947 Government of India Conspicuous gallantry otherwise than in face of the enemy.
ShauryaChakra 4th January, 1952 with effect-from15th August, 1947 Government of India National bravery generally for counter insurgency operations and actions against the enemy during peace time

Other Military Awards

Category Award
Wartime/ Peacetime Service andGallantry Sena Medal (Army), Nao Sena Medal (Navy), Vayusena Medal (Air Force)
Wartime Distinguished Service Sarvottam Yudh Seva Medal, Uttam Yudh Seva Medal, Yudh Seva Medal
Peacetime Distinguished Service Param Vishisht Seva Medal, Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Vishisht Seva Medal

 

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