Subedar Major Retd. (Honorary Captain) (Then Grenadier) Yogendra Singh Yadav

Param Vir Chakra

Award / Date of Action Param Vir Chakra , 04-07-1999
Service Indian Army
Service Number 2690572
Rank Subedar Major Retd. (Honorary Captain) (Then Grenadier)
Unit/Regiments/Corps 18 GRENADIERS
Mother's Name SANTRA DEVI
Resident Of (Village/District/State/Domicile) Village Aurangabad Ahir, Bulandshahar, Uttar Pradesh
War/Operation/Battle Kargil War/ Op VIJAY
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A bust of Param Vir Chakra Awardee Yogendra Singh Yadav at the National War Memorial in Delhi.   (Source: National War Memorial)

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