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Bravery of Vidya Dhar Juyal

Bravery of Lieutenant Vidya Dhar Juyal
Garhwali Soldiers participating in II World War in Europe and Africa
British Administration in Garhwal -339
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History of British Rule/Administration over Kumaun and Garhwal (1815-1947) -359

History of Uttarakhand (Garhwal, Kumaon and Haridwar) -1195
By: Bhishma Kukreti (History Student)
Garhwali soldiers took part in Second World War too.
Vidya Dhar Juyal
British Army sent Lieutenant Vidya Dhar Juyal with 13th Frontier force Rifles. Most of the solders of that battalion were Pathan of Afghanistan . Vidy Dhar learnt Pashtun language within shor period . Vidya Dhar Juyaal was in Bajirastan for a while . Later on, British Army deputed Juyal to African Front with same battalion .
Vidya Dhar Juyal was sent to Sudan, Arteria, Athocinia and Italy war fronts . Vidya Dhar Juyal showed his brilliancy, bravery and strategist in three different battles. Juyal took part in battle of Amba Alagi battle that battle resulted Italy leaving ruing that country.
British Government awarded Vidya Dhar Juyal by Distinguished Service Order (DSO). DSO award was important than other awards barring Victoria Cross award.

Copyright@ Bhishma Kukreti Mumbai, India,bjkukreti@gmail.com 15/8/2018
History of Garhwal – Kumaon-Haridwar (Uttarakhand, India) to be continued… Part -1196
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*** History of British Rule/Administration over British Garhwal (Pauri, Rudraprayag, and Chamoli1815-1947) to be continued in next chapter
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(The History of Garhwal, Kumaon, Haridwar write up is aimed for general readers)

History of British Garhwal, Education , Caste, History of Devalgarh Garhwal , ; History of Badhan Garhwal; Education , Caste History of Barasyun Garhwal; Education , Caste, History of Chandpur Garhwal; Education , Caste History of Chaundkot Garhwal; Education , Caste History of Gangasalan Garhwal; History of Mallasalan Garhwal; Education , Caste, History of Tallasalan Garhwal; Education , Caste History of Dashauli Garhwal; Education , Caste, History of Nagpur Garhwal; Society in British Garhwal. History of British Garhwal, History of Social Structure and Religious Faith in Chamoli Garhwal, History of Social Structure and Religious Faith of Pauri Garhwal , Education , Health, Social and Culture History of Rudraprayag Garhwal.

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