1st Gorkha Rifles (The Malaun Regiment), Indian Army

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1ST GORKHA RIFLES (THE MALAUN REGIMENT), INDIAN ARMY

Regimental Headquarters :
Raised : 1815 from Nepalese Prisioners of War as the 1st and 2nd Nasiri (=friendly) Battalions
During 1910-1950 the Regiment had the Title 1st King George V's Own Gurkha Rifles (The Malaun Regiment)

Arms of 1st Gorkha Rifles (The Malaun Regiment), Indian Army

(Pre 1950 Badge)
Arms of 1st Gorkha Rifles (The Malaun Regiment), Indian Army

(Post 1950 Badge)

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

We have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms.

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Literature: Mike Chappell: The Gurkhas (Osprey Elite Series)