The Irishman who helped discover the Gurkhas
This St Patricks Day, we’re celebrating a connection with the Gurkhas thanks to a very special soldier from Ireland.
“I went there one man and I came out three thousand.”
-General Frederick Young
Captain Bhagtasing Pun 1917 – 2018
Captain Bhagtasing Pun passed away this month in Pokhara, Nepal, aged 101 Bhagtasing enlisted into the Brigade of Gurkhas in…
Watch: Meet Gurkha veteran Damar
Gurkha veteran Damar Bahadur Thapa Magar’s home was destroyed in the 2015 earthquakes.