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DATE OF AM ACTION: 25/07/1920 Piaza Raghza, India.

 

Very little is known about Raghu Nandan Singh other than his AM action.

 

AM CITATION:

 

On the 25th July 1920 whilst moving, the picquet bomb store near Piiaza Raghza, .Sepoy

Raghu Nandan Singh noticed that the fuze of a bomb was burning. He called to his comrades to take shelter and taking the bomb out of the box attempted, to throw it clear of the picquet. The bomb hit the parapet and burst. By  his prompt, clear-headed action, he undoubtedly saved the lives of his comrades by preventing, the bomb exploding among and detonating the other bombs.

 

BURIAL LOCATION: UNKNOWN.

LOCATION OF MEDAL: UNKNOWN.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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