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This task force covers the military history of India. This includes ancient India, medieval India, early modern India (including the period of British rule), and modern post-independence India.

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  1. User talk:Adamgerber80 (modern Indian military history)
  2. User talk:AnadiDoD (ancient, mordern Indian military history)
  3. User talk:AshLin (military history, primarily army-related)
  4. User talk:Aumnamahashiva (military history, Indian military history from the First World War to the present, army and navy officers)
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1st Armoured Division (India)Orders, decorations, and medals of India
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1st Gorkha Rifles (The Malaun Regiment)3rd Gorkha Rifles4th Gorkha Rifles5th Gorkha Rifles (Frontier Force)8th Gorkha Rifles9th Gorkha Rifles11th Gorkha RiflesAssam RiflesIndian ArmyIndian Air ForceParachute Regiment (India)
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