Saturday, August 2, 2014

New Documentary: The Marshals


A Marshal is the highest military rank in the Indian Armed Forces, a rare honor conferred only to the nation's greatest soldiers. While in the Army, the rank is called Field Marshal and was conferred upon just two people in Independent India's history, the Air Force calls it Marshal of the Air Force and has had one person holding that rank, and the Navy calls it Admiral of the Fleet but has never conferred that rank on anyone.

In this three-part series in honor of the brave Indian soldiers who fought in World War I in the British-Indian Army exactly 100 years ago, Opinions 24x7 biographies India's three greatest men of the armed forces: Field Marshal KM Cariappa, Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw and Marshal of the Air Force Arjan Singh.

The Marshal
A Documentary 
This Month

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