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12th November 2019

Queen's Gurkha Engineers Ladies reach Everest base camp

On the 11th November 2019 a team of ladies from the the Queen's Gurkha Engineers successfully reached Everest base camp to lay a wreath on Armistice Day.

QGE Ladies Everest

The ladies from the Queen’s Gurkha Engineers, who left the UK on the 1st November 2019 for their expedition to Base Camp, were inspired by Ex member of Queen’s Gurkha Engineers, Nirmal Purja MBE “Nims Dai” and Project Possible.

We congratulate them on their success and wish them a safe return to the UK.


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