100yrs ago in 1921, the first Sikh VC winner

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  1. davidbfpo

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    Taken from a local WFA Newsletter; the first I'd heard of this Sikh soldiers valour in Waziristan in April 1921, to Ishar Singh,a Sepoy of the 28th Punjabis. An official report:
    There is more detail on the attachment. Curiously the next Sikh VC was awarded in 1944.

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    Havildar Parkash Singh, 5/8 Punjab - VC awarded 1943.

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