Mahar Regiment

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The Mahar Regiment was an infantry regiment raised during the Second World War.

  • 1st Battalion of the Mahar Regiment was raised in Belgaum in October 1941
  • The 2nd Battalion was raised in Kamptee in June 1942
  • The Third Battalion, the 25th Mahars, was raised in Belgaum in the August 1942
  • 3rd Mahars were raised in Nowshera

Regimental Histories

  • History of the Mahar Regiment by B N Mittra. New Delhi: Mahar Regiment, 1972.
  • ‪Forefront for Ever: The History of the Mahar Regiment‬ by ‪V. Longer published by Mahar Regimental Centre, 1981.

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