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Gunners Day observed on September 28

Sep 29, 2014 16:20 IST

Gunners Day- 28 September

Gunners Day was observed on 28 September 2014. This is the 187th Gunners Day.

Gunners Day is also called as Raising Day is observed to mark the raising of the first Indian Artillery unit, 5 (Bombay) Mountain Battery that was equipped with 2.5 inch Rifled Muzzle-Loading (RML) guns. It was raised on 28 September in 1827.

During the celebration, all ranks of the Regiment have resolved to dedicate themselves to the service of the Army and the Nation.

Artillery used by Indian Army
• Tunguska M1 Air Defence System
• Strela-10M3 Air Defence System
• ZRK-SD Kvadrat Air Defence System
• OSA-AKM Air Defence System
• ZSU-23-4 Shilka Air Defence System
• ZSU-23-4 Shilka Air Defence System
• 214mm Pinaka MBRL

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