Havildar Mohan Lal, Indian Artillery, receiving the Indian Distinguished Service Medal (IDSM) from General Sir Claude Auchinleck, 1944 (c)
Photograph, World War Two, Far East (1941-1945), 1944 (c).
The IDSM was awarded for distinguished service in the field to commissioned and non-commissioned officers and men of the Indian Army. Auchinleck was Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army.
One of 68 photographs collected for the history of 23rd Indian Division.
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