This Day In History: 1985-11-28
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, Colonel-in-Chief of the 2nd Goorkhas, visited the 2nd Battalion at their barracks at Church Crookham. He was given a Regimental sword by the Colonel of the Regiment.
The Colonel of the Regiment, General Sir Edwin Bramall (later Field Marshal Lord Bramall) presenting a 2nd Goorkhas sword to the Colonel-in-Chief of the Regiment, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, 28th November 1985. Major Chandrabahadur Pun, the Gurkha Major, is standing behind His Royal Highness.