Shabeg Singh

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Shabeg Singh
Born 1925
Punjab, India
Died 6 June 1984 (aged 58–59)
Akal Takht, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Allegiance India; Khalsa
Service/branch Army
Years of service 1940 - 1976
Unit Parachute Regiment
Battles/wars Indo-Pakistani war of 1971
Operation Blue Star  
Awards AVSM and PVSM

Major General Shabeg Singh AVSM and PVSM (1925 – 6 June 1984) was an Indian Army officer who was dismissed from the Indian Army . He later helped train Sikh terrorists during Punjab insurgency.[1] He died during Operation Bluestar.


  1. ^ Mahmood, Cynthia Keppley (November 1, 1996). Fighting for Faith and Nation. Series in Contemporary Ethnography. University of Pennsylvania Press. p. 81. ISBN 978-0812215922. Retrieved 30 May 2009. 

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