Param Vir Chakra

Award / Date of Action Param Vir Chakra (Posthumous) , 09-12-1961
Service Indian Army
Service Number IC-8497
Unit/Regiments/Corps 3/1 GORKHA RIFLES
Mother's Name Smt Dhan Devi
Resident Of (Village/District/State/Domicile) GURDASPUR,PUNJAB
War/Operation/Battle UN Mission Congo
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Postal stamp detailing Captain GS Salaria Param Vir Chakra Posthumous

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  1. Lt Gen DS Rana, AVSM, YSM, SM, DG SD, VSM Maj Gen Michael AJ Fernandez, ADG SD, VSM, Brig PS Dagar, VSM Brig PS Punia, SM, Col Kaustubh Kekre, Lt Col Kshitiz Arya, and Col AS Negi. 2022. The Blue Helmet Odyssey: Defining India’s UN Footprints. Center for United Nations Peacekeeping, New Delhi India.
  2. Lieutenant General Satish Nambiar.(2009). For the Honour of India: A History of Indian Peacekeeping. Centre for Armed Forces Historical Research, United Service Institution of India/Army HQ, New Delhi 110057
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  4. “The Congo Crisis” by The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica, date (Accessed on Feb 25, 2022)
  5. The Honourpoint: An online memorial for every soldier (Accessed on 08 February 2023)
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