Musa Khan

Musa Khan

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. General Musa Khan Hazara H.Pk., HJ, HQA, MBE, IDC, psc (1991-1908), was the Commander in Chief of Pakistan's Army. He succeeded Field Marshal Ayub Khan, who assumed the Presidency of Pakistan. He was the eldest son of Sardar Yazdan Khan, born in a Shia Muslim, Hazara family hailing from Quetta, Pakistan. Khan was from the Sardar family of the Hazara tribe; a tribe native to Balochistan, Pakistan. He was a "Naek" (Junior Non-Commissioned Officer) in the "106th Hazara Pioneers" who went to train at the Military Academy in Dehra Dun as a cadet and graduated with the first batch of the British King's Commissioned Officer on 1 February 1935. He was posted to the 6th Royal Battalion, the 13th Frontier Force Rifles as a "Platoon Commander" in 1936. He took part in the Waziristan Operations in 1936-1938 and in World War II, where he served in North Africa.show more

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  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 191g
  • Bellum Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136616890
  • 9786136616896