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Ganju Lama

Birth name Gyamtso Shangderpa
Born 22 July 1924 Sangmo, Sikkim
Died 1 July 2000 at the age of 77 in Sikkim
Allegiance British India
Service/branch British Indian Army
Indian Army
Years of service 1942 – 1968
Rank Subedar Major
Unit 1st Battalion, 7th Gurkha Rifles
Indian 11th Gorkha Rifles
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Victoria Cross

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