The Gurkhas were once one of Britain's fiercest enemies. They come from the foothills of the Nepalese Himalayas and have fought with the Indian and British armies since the beginning of the nineteenth century. They have developed a reputation for ruggedness and loyalty that has endeared them to the British military establishment ever since.



Gurkha Regiments
1st Gurkha Rifles
The Malaun Regiment
2nd Gurkha Rifles
The Sirmoor Regiment
3rd Gurkha Rifles
4th Gurkha Rifles
5th Gurkha Rifles
Frontier Force
6th Gurkha Rifles
7th Gurkha Rifles
8th Gurkha Rifles
9th Gurkha Rifles
10th Gurkha Rifles


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