The battle of Jamrud in 1837 became the last contradiction between the Sikhs and the Afghans. It was a scene of glorious fight where General Hari Singh Nalwa of Maharaja Ranjit Singh was wounded later died while defending the fort. Afghans retreated to Kabul to deal with the Persian threat on its western border.
2.Where Khalsa Sarkar nominated Sarder General Gurmukh Singh Lamba one of eminent general of Maharaja, Sardar General Gurmukh Singh Lamba as political cum military commander to safe guard the gains of Khalsa Sarkar including the fort of Jamrud. As the result of this battle the lonely plant (Jamrud Fort) 18 Km East of Pashwar,and Kyber Pass became the western limits of Sikh influence.
3.In 1839, Maharaja Ranjit Singh with his troops enter in Kabul to take part in the victory parade along with the British after restoring Shah Shojato to Afghan throne at Kabul.
I recollect my young days,a way back early fifties,my memories with St George’s are still fresh.An Insitution of class,one used to feel proud to be the student of the college.In our times the…
Source: Remembering Days Spent at St:George’s College Mussoorie
I recollect my young days,a way back early fifties,my memories with St George’s are still fresh.An Insitution of class,one used to feel proud to be the student of the college.In our times there used to be one class ,no sections strength remained twelve to fifteen students in class.Close and friendly relation ship between staff and the students existed which I feel is,necessary to build character traits to pass out as perfect gentlemen.
2 .Our class room used to be in the main building on ground floor as you enter on left side.Well our maths teacher Munshi Ji,an old father like personality strict in his dealing.We were tought physis by Mr Day and the chemistry by Mr Pandey, both pleasant but kept the waitage in the business,there used to be never a short cut for students except to learn In principle office Mr Joshi always kept his image.After noons were spent with Mr Wood pleasant personality who developed sport men spirit,Who always said wining is not important,the way you enjoyed the game ,or who you played. is matter.All being under supervision of the Head man Irish Principal Brother Ryon.,a tall personality,a strict watchman who kept the team united and in high spirit.
Master Harjeet Singh Lamba-1956
Cross Country Marathon Mussoorie Olympics 1956 Prize.
3.We belong to St George’s Collage Manor House at that time there was a one house known as a Manor House.I was good in sports won second prize in Mussoorie Olympic ,Cross Country Race and prizes in athletics events.Passed out in 1956.
Remembering 07 May 1984 1984-2016 32 Glorious Years 1. On 27 Apr 1984,I was nominated to raise the 11 Amroured Rgiment and asked to assume the new appointment on 06 May 1984.The first parade state …
Source: Remembering The Raising of 11 Armoured Regiment.
Remembering 07 May 1984
Regiment First Darbar.
32 Glorious Years
1. On 27 Apr 1984,I was nominated to raise the 11 Amroured Rgiment and asked to assume the new
appointment on 06 May 1984.The first parade state of the Regiment given by the the second-in- Command
Major RN Sharma to me was
2. 07 May 1984 was a historic day,on this day between 1030 h and 1130 h,the Armoured Corps flag was
hosted by me as Commandant of 11 Armoured
Armoured Corps Flag being Hosted.
Regiment(The Double First) at Kaluchak Jammu (J&K),
on on this very day the Regiment Motto Jeet-Hi-Jeet of 11 Armoured Regiment(The Double First)
was published in the special Order of the day.The colours of the Regiment qualifies for
Sacrifice,Determination,Will Power and Death for Enemy.
Commandant presenting trophy to the Regt on requilished of command (Open Rages Trophy)