September War & Our Solo Nishan e Haider

stories from the war of September 1965 on Lahore front
revisiting Major Raja Aziz Bhatti Shaheed
and other soldiers and monuments

The First Victoria Cross

A Tale of Three Cities
Behold! the portrait with a unique feat of gallantry associated to it, belongs to one Subedar Khudadad Khan. The quest to discover the first Indian (also claimed to be the first South Asian) to have won Victoria Cross led me from Rawalpindi to Mandi Bahauddin and beyond……