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The Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2021

12th June 2021


Well done to personnel from the Brigade of Gurkhas who are included on The Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2021. The exceptional qualities of 56 service personnel from the British Army are being recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.

The Military division of the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2021


  • Colonel Dave Pack – Awarded for his work as Commanding Officer The Second Battalion, The Royal Gurkha Rifles (2 RGR) for COVID-19 response in Brunei.


  • Captain Vivek Shah 10 Queen’s Own Gurkha Logistic Regiment (QOGLR) – as Troop Commander 60 Close Support Squadron QOGLR during their formation.

Chief of the General Staff Commendation

  • Major Andre Gennilard – During his role in Field Army Training
  • Captain Bijay Limbu Gurkha Staff and personnel Support (GSPS) – Officer Commanding the team for the repatriation of staff and families from Nepal at the start of the COVID-19 Pandemic back to the UK.

Three Star Commendation

  • Sergeant N Gurung – 10 Queen’s Own Gurkha Logistic Regiment
  • Warrant Officer Class Two Thomas Brian Stone RLC, MCC
  • Cpl Khagendra Gurung QG Signals, NST British Gurkhas Kathmandu
  • Mr Suman Shakya, DIO British Gurkhas Kathmandu
  • Mrs Shashi Rai, Med Centre British Gurkhas Pokhara
  • Mr Ganga Bahadur Lama, Kitchen British Gurkhas Pokhara

Military Service Medal (MSM)

  • Warrant Officer Class 2 Bhimbahadur Gurung, The Royal Gurkha Rifles

More details and images to follow

Captain Bijay Limbu GSPS
Staff Sergeant Niraj Gurung,

The Military division of the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2021

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