Early day motion 672

SERVICE OF THE MARATHA INFANTRY IN THE FIRST AND SECOND WORLD WARS

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Total number of signatures: 23

Anderson, David Bayley, Hugh Blunt, Crispin Bottomley, Peter
Campbell, Gregory Campbell, Ronnie Corbyn, Jeremy Crausby, David
Dodds, Nigel Gapes, Mike Godsiff, Roger Hancock, Mike
Hermon, Lady Heyes, David Hopkins, Kelvin Leech, John
McCrea, Dr William Meale, Alan Rotheram, Steve Shannon, Jim
Sharma, Virendra Simpson, David Vaz, Keith

That this House recognises the incredible sacrifice and service of the Maratha Infantry during the First and Second World Wars; notes the awards for gallantry made to soldiers from these Infantry battalions who served whilst India was under British rule; and applauds their service and wishes them and their relatives well in the future.