Indian Army Day 2019: Every year on January 15, Army Day is celebrated. Today, in 1949 Field Marshal KM Cariappa took command of the Indian Army from General Sir Francis Butcher.
Today is Army Day 2019. Army Day is celebrated every year on January 15th. Today, in 1949 Field Marshal KM Cariappa took command of the Indian Army from General Sir Francis Butcher. General Francis Butcher was the last British Commander-in-Chief of India. Field Marshal KM Cariappa became the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army. The Indian Army will celebrate its 71st Army Day this year. On the occasion of Army Day (Sena Diwas 2019), we are going to tell you that you will be proud to know some such things.
Indian Army Day 2019: Why is Army Day celebrated?
On 15 January 1949 Field Marshal KM Cariappa took command of the Indian Army from General Sir Francis Butcher. Army Day is celebrated every day on this day. Every year on January 15, there is a parade of soldiers and different regiments and the shoots are removed. Field Marshal KM Cariappa was the first officer to be given the rank of Field Marshal. In 1947, the Indian Army had commanded the Indo-Pak war.
The Indian Army was formed in 1776 by the East India Company in Kolkata. Today, there are 53 Cantonment and 9 Army Base of the Indian Army. This year, the special thing is that the Army Day Parade (2019) will lead a women officer. Lieutenant sense Kasturi will lead the army service. This will be the first time. Army chief Bipin Rawat. Who will salute.
Captain Shikha Surabhi will be stunting on the bike. She is the first woman officer to be made a place in the Army’s Daredevils team. Captain Bhavan Sayal will show the strength of the Indian Army on parade with the Transporable Satellite Terminal.
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