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The Story Of South India's Most Heroic Gift To The Indian Army, The Madras Sappers

The Story Of South India's Most Heroic Gift To The Indian Army...

The British may have initially thought of them as a support group — non-combatants who didn't need to be armed. But over time the Madras Sappers — the earliest engineering group of the Indian Army — were in the thick of action in many battles. Indiatimes, 4 weeks ago
'Thambis' in arms: Story of Madras Sappers Times of India, 4 weeks ago

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181 soldiers pass out of MEG Centre

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Madras Engineer Group & Centre's parade ground came to life on Friday as 181 trainees passed out as soldiers. They will next move to their units, said a release from the Ministry of Defence. Six contingents ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago 181 inducted into Army after a colourful Passing out parade  NetIndia123.com3 weeks ago

As a loyal Tamil soldier, he gave his life in Italy

I recently had a chance meet ing with Durailingam who told me the story of his father, Subedar Subramanian of the Madras Sappers regiment. Subramanian lost his life trying to protect others during mine clearing operations in Italy in World War II. Subedar ...
 Times of India2 months ago

A torpedo named Bangalore

BENGALURU: Years before the outsourcing industry created the word `Bangalored', the city was quite famous for a little tube filled with explosives. The word 'Bangalore' was commonly used by US and British forces, shouted out at a beachhead in ...
 Times of India1 week ago A torpedo name Bangalore  Times of India1 week ago

Amitav Ghosh's Flood of Fire: Requiem for a Dream

Amitav Ghosh's epic Ibis trilogy sails home in ponderous, minutely detailed glory History is a jealous master, claiming every descendant of its originators. One of contemporary literature's most panoramic historical sagas repeatedly returns to ...
 Open1 month ago

World War veterans family wants to set up memorial, museum

Coimbatore: Kovai has a little-known link with the devastating World Wars decades ago and it lies in a nondescript house in a meandering lane in Pappanaickenpalayam. A family of World War veterans is preserving the memories and laurels of their ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
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