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Paying tribute to India’s freedom fighters

Aan Singh

January 06, 2022 to January 06, 2026

He was a resident of Garhwal and a sepoy in 5/18 Garhwal Rifles of British Indian Army. He joined Azad Hind Fauj in 1942 as a sepoy in the 3rd Infantry Battalion. He gave his life fighting the British in the battle of Aizon in 1944 in Burma.