Selected Stories Of Gallant Indian Soldiers by J FrancisSelected Stories Of Gallant Indian Soldiers by J Francis

Selected Stories Of Gallant Indian Soldiers

byJ Francis

Hardcover | October 25, 2019

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The book contains events and event-makers of Indian Army during the last 72 years. The Book also recounts the stories of the brave hearts who were involved in peace-time conflict and outstanding men and women who participated in sports and adventure activities that have brought name and fame to India. It provides a synopsis of events, which will help those who desire to comprehend the evolution and growth of the Indian Army.
Col J Francis was commissioned into Maratha Light Infantry in June 1969 and retired in May 1997. During his service besides regimental and staff jobs, he was instructor at the Indian Military Academy, Junior Leaders Wing, Infantry School and Defence Services Staff College Wellington. Before he retired, he raised a Counter Ins...
Title:Selected Stories Of Gallant Indian SoldiersFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:226 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inShipping dimensions:9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:October 25, 2019Publisher:Vij Books IndiaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:938816184X

ISBN - 13:9789388161848


Table of Contents

Acknowledgement Abbreviations 1. Introduction 2. Indian Border Areas 3. Prelude 4. The First Commanding Officer 5. Audacious Harwant 6. Pratham Paramvir 7. Turning the Tide at Shalateng 8. Heaven on Earth Sanitised 9. Saviors of Naushera 10. Poonch Tract Liberated 11. Miracles in Ladakh 12. Victorious Battle at Chushul 13. Namka Chu - The Killing Ground 14. Tawang to Bomdila 15. Sentinels of Walong 16. Second Kashmir War-1965 17. Fortune Favours the Bold 18. Akhnoor was Threatened 19. March to Lahore 20. Lt Col A B Tarapore, PVC 21. Bangladesh 22. Unique Param Vir Albert 23. Hoshiar Singh at Basantar 24. Arun Khetarpal 25. Kuldip Singh at Longewala 26. Siachen - Just in Time 27. Fourth Attempt at Kargil 28. Brave Hearts 29. A Soldier Doctor 30. Special Forces 31. Super Troopers 32. Sonam - The Lion of Ladakh 33. Rashtriya Rifles 34. Trishna Circumnavigation 35. Women Officers in the Indian Army 36. Mahavirs 37. The Un-Incapacitated Generals 38. Baba Mehar - The Maverick 39. Lucky Timmy 40. Kipper And Sam Index