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Sher Bahadur Thapa

• Born 20 November 1921 Ghalechap, Jyamaruk, Nepal
• Died 19 September 1944 at the age of 22 in San Marino, Italy
• Buried Gurkha War Cemetery, Rimini
• Allegiance British India
• Service/branch British Indian Army
• Years of service 1942-44 †
• Rank Rifleman
• Unit 1st Battalion, 9th Gurkha Rifles
• Battles/wars World War II
Italian Campaign
Battle of San Marino
• Awards Victoria Cross