‘Neuve Chapelle, France, March 12, 1915’ by K.J.S.Chatrath

New Chapelle Memorial France Oct 15, 2009 004-580 additionalThat is me at the Memorial to Indian soldiers in Neuve Chapelle, France in 2009.

Sapper Abdul Rahman Khan, #1700, 3rd Sappers & Miners, Sepoy Amar Singh, # 2393, 47th Sikhs, Rifleman Bachanu Negi, #2389, 39th Garwhal Rifles, Rifleman Chandrabhoj Limbu, 31269, Assam Military Police and 151 other Indian soldiers attained martyrdom fighting in Neuve Chapelle exactly on hundred years back, on 12th March, 1915.

Respectful homage to them.

More details coming soon in my book ‘Indian martyrs of World War-I in Neuve Chapelle Memorial and Mazargues Military Cemetery, France’

‘Respectful salute to 112 Indian soldiers who attained martyrdom at Neuve Chapelle, France on March 11, 1915’ by K.J.S.Chatrath

New Chapelle Memorial France Oct 15, 2009 049-580 75Memorial to Indian soldiers at Neuve Chapelle, France.

On this day, one hundred years back, on March 11, 1915, Rifleman Ait Singh Gurung (#4230-2nd King Edward’s Own Gurkha Rifles [The Sirmoor Rifles]), Sepoy Bachitar Singh (#4626- 59th Scinde Rifles [Frontier Force]), Sepoy Ram Sarup (#2435 – Jats), Sepoy Makhmad Ali (#4361-59th Scinde Rifles [Frontier Force]) and 109 other Indian soldiers died fighting at Neuve Chapelle, France.

Respectful salute to them.

Coming soon more details in my book ‘Indian martyrs of World War-I in Neuve Chapelle Memorial and Mazargues Cemetery, France’

‘ 198 Indian martyrs in Neuve Chapelle, France, March 10, 1915’ by K.J.S.Chatrath

New Chapelle Memorial France Oct 15, 2009 053-580On this day, exactly one hundred years ago, on 10th March, 1915, one hundred and ninety-eight  Indian soldiers obtained martyrdom fighting at Neuve Chapelle, France.

Rest in peace brave ones.

Coming soon more details in my book ‘Indian martyrs of World War-I in Neuve Chapelle Memorial and Mazargues Cemetery, France’