PAK Army MCQs

Founded 14 August 1947
Army Size 550,000 active troops
500,000 reserves
Headquarters Rawalpindi, GHQ
Motto Iman, Taqwa, Jihad fi Sabilillah
Colors Green and White
Wars.
1947 Indo-Pakistan War
1965 Indo-Pakistan War
1971 Indo-Pakistan War
Soviet-Afghan War
Siachen conflict
Kargil War
Global War on Terror

List of Army Chiefs Present/Previous from....to

01-    General Sir Frank Messervy    August 15, 1947     February 10, 1948
02-    General Sir Douglas Gracey    February 11, 1948     January 16, 1951
03-    Field Marshal Muhammad Ayub Khan    January 16, 1951     October 26, 1958
04-    General Muhammad Musa Khan    October 27, 1958    June 17, 1966
05-    General Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan    June 18, 1966     December 20, 1971
06-    Lieutenant General Gul Hassan Khan    December 20, 1971     March 3, 1972
07-    General Tikka Khan    March 3, 1972    March 1, 1976
08-    General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq    March 1, 1976     August 17, 1988
09-    General Mirza Aslam Beg    August 17, 1988    August 16, 1991
10-    General Asif Nawaz Janjua    August 16, 1991     January 8, 1993
11-    General Abdul Waheed Kakar    January 11, 1993     January 12, 1996
12-    General Jehangir Karamat    January 12, 1996     October 6, 1998
13-    General Pervez Musharraf    October 6, 1998     November 28, 2007
14-    General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani    November 29, 2007    November 28, 2013
15-    General Raheel Sharif    November 29, 2013    Present
 
Recipients of Nishan-e-Haider
Name
Unit
Conflict
Date
Place of Death
Captain Muhammad Sarwar
2nd Battalion of the Punjab Regiment
War of 1947
27 July 1948
Uri, Kashmir
Major Tufail Mohammad
16th Battalion of the Punjab Regiment
1958 Border clash with India
7 August 1958
Lakshmipur District
Major Aziz Bhatti
17th Battalion of the Punjab Regiment
War of 1965
10 September 1965
Lahore District
Major Mohammad Akram
4th Battalion of the Frontier Force Regiment
War of 1971
1971
East Pakistan
Pilot Officer Rashid Minhas Shaheed
No. 2 Squadron Minhas
War of 1971
20 August 1971
Thatta, Sindh, West Pakistan
Major Shabbir Sharif
6th Battalion of the Frontier Force Regiment
War of 1971
6 December 1971
Kargil, Indian Occupied Kashmir
Lance Naik Muhammad Mahfuz
15th Battalion of the Punjab Regiment
War of 1971
8 December 1971
Wagah-Attari
Sawar Muhammad Hussain
20th Lancers, Armoured Corps
War of 1971
10 December 1971
Zafarwal-Shakargarh
Captain Karnal Sher Khan
12th Battalion of the Northern Light Infantry
Kargil War
5 July 1999
Kargil, Indian Occupied Kashmir
Havaldar Lalak Jan
12th Battalion of the Northern Light Infantry
Kargil War
7 July 1999
Kargil, Indian Occupied Kashmir


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