17th March 2020

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

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read
24th August 2018

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…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read
22nd June 2017

Watch: Meet Gurkha veteran Damar

Gurkha veteran Damar Bahadur Thapa Magar’s home was destroyed in the 2015 earthquakes.

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