FOI release

Gurkha casualty figures and compensation or medals given to their families

MOD response to an FOI request for Gurkha casualty figures and awards or compensation to their families since WW2 to 30 September 2013.

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MOD response to a Freedom of Information request dated 26 September 2013 for the casualty figures for Gurkha’s since the end of the World War 2 to 30th September 2013. This was also to include those that:

  • have become ill or developed chronic illnesses and disabilities from military service
  • have been medically discharged from British Army/Brigade of Gurkha’s
  • have been awarded or received war pension’s disability benefits and or/compensation
  • have been killed in the line of duty
  • families have been awarded or received War Pension’s Death benefits and/or compensation for their Gurkha relative killed in the line of duty
  • families have been awarded or recieved the Queen Elizabeth Cross medal for their Gurkha relative killed in the line of duty
Published 31 October 2013