Tagged: Sikh soldiers

Sikh Soldier Makes History

A Sikh soldier has become the first guardsman to parade outside Buckingham Palace wearing a turban instead of the bearskin for 180 years. Jatenderpal Singh Bhullar previously said being the first Sikh to mount guard in a turban… Read More

Loyal India by Elizabeth Weigler

The first in a 3 part series. Experiences and Perceptions of Sepoys and Sowars Serving on the Western Front during the Great War – Great Britain declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914 shortly after the German invasion of Belgium. Almost immediately thereafter, with the support of the native governing bodies and peoples of India… Read More