Karam ud Din

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Karam ud Din
کرم الدین
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Lieutenant Karam ud Din TK
Nickname(s) Karam Din, K Din, Haji Sahib
Born 9 October 1941
Bara Pind, Shakargarh, district Gurdaspur, British India (After Partition of India) district Sialkot (Now) district Narowal, Punjab, Pakistan
Died 3 October 2008
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Allegiance Pakistan Flag of Pakistan.svg
Years of service 1 January 1958 – 22 June 1989
Rank US-O3 insignia.svg Lieutenant
Unit Naval Jack of Pakistan.svg Pakistan Navy
Battles/wars Indo-Pakistani War of 1965
Indo-Pakistani War of 1971
Awards Tamgha-i-Khidmat (Military) First Class
Sitar-i-Herb (1965 War, 1971 War)
Tamgha-i-Jang (1965 War, 1971 War)
Hijri Medal
Tamgah-i-Sad Saala Jashan-i-Wiladat-i-Quaid-i-Azam

Lieutenant Hajji Karam ud Din TK(M) ( 9 October 1941 - 3 October 2008; Urdu:کرم الدین) was a Pakistani naval officer.[1] He fought the Indo-Pakistani War of 1965 and the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971.[2][3] The government of Pakistan awarded Karam ud Din with Tamgha-i-Khidmat (Military) First Class.[4][5]

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Karam ud Din receiving Tamgha-i-Khidmat (Military) Class-2 by Admiral Tariq Kamal Khan

He was given an award for his meritorious actions on board his naval frigate during the 1971 war with India.

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