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VC1344    Rambahadur Limbu

Name   Rambahadur Limbu    No.      

VC Issue No.   1344   Awards   VC    MVO

Regiment   2nd/10th Gurkha Rifles (Princess Mary's)


Now   Royal Gurkha Rifles

Rank VC Won   Lance-Corporal

Rank End Of Career   Captain

Place Of Birth   Chyangthapu Village, Yangrop Thum, Nepal

Gazetted    22 April 1966

VC Presented   13 July 1966 or 12 July 1967 by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace, London, England



VC 1343 VC 1345
VC 1343
VC 1345

BORN    July 1939

VC Won  21 November 1965  AGE   26

Place VC Won   Gunong Tepoi, east of Sarawak border, Indonesia

War/Campaign   Malaysia-Indonesia Confrontation

Indonesian Confrontation


P  Named on Honours Board, Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, Surrey

P  Named on Gurkha Statue, Princess Gardens, Aldershot, Hampshire

By The Way…

His Victoria Cross was stolen from him as he slept on a train journey in India

VC Held By

Rambahadur Limbu VC MVO

VC Ephemera