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Khan performed his deeds of astonishing valour at Hollebeke, near Ypres, continuing to work a machinegun though wounded, while all around had been shot or bayoneted. In 1956 she had reviewed a gathering of VC recipients in Hyde Park for the centenary of the highest military decoration. Khan belonged to the Duke of Connaught’s Own Baluchis, made u [...] Read more ...

via Telegraph
31 Oct 2014