Monthly Archives: November 2015

Brigade of Gurkhas VCs – Capt. Richard Kirby Ridgeway – 22 November 1879

One of a series of posts concerning Gurkha recipients of the Victoria Cross, each of which will appear on the anniversary of the action leading to the award. Recipient: Capt. Richard Kirby Ridgeway Unit: 44th Gurkha Rifles (later 1/8th Gurkha … Continue reading

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Brigade of Gurkhas VCs – L-Cpl. Rambahadur Limbu – 21 November 1965

One of a series of posts concerning Gurkha recipients of the Victoria Cross, each of which will appear on the anniversary of the action leading to the award. Recipient: Lance Corporal Rambahadur Limbu Unit: 2nd Battalion, 10th Princess Mary’s Own … Continue reading

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Brigade of Gurkhas VCs – Rfmn. Thaman Gurung – 10 November 1944

One of a series of posts concerning Gurkha recipients of the Victoria Cross, each of which will appear on the anniversary of the action leading to the award. Recipient: Rifleman Thaman Gurung Unit: 1st Battalion, 5th Royal Gurkha Rifles Date: … Continue reading

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