Top facts on 75th Indian Army Day, 2023. 

By Gkbooks 15 January, 2023

Indian Army Day, celebrated annually on 15th January.

On this Day, Field Marshal M Cariappa took over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army.  

Last  British commander-in-chief of Indian Army: General Francis Butcher.

First Commander in Chief of the Indian Army:  M. Cariappa. 

M Cariappa, fondly known as 'Kipper'.

The Indian Army is the Land-based branch and the largest component of the Indian Armed Forces. 

 President of India is the Supreme Commander of the Indian Army.

 Indian Army was Formed in 1895. It is the Second Largest Standing Army in the world after China.

Third biggest military contingent in the World next to USA and China.