This Day In History: 1946-01-27

The 1st Battalion embarked in Salonika on HMT Carthage after completing their duties in Greece, arriving in Karachi on 7 February and reaching their home base in Dehra Dun on 10 February. They had lost 322 all ranks during the Second World War.

Subedar Major Harkabahadur Thapa leads the Battalion ashore at Karachi on 7 February 1946.