The students of Army Public School,Dhaula Kuan are fearless, courageous and have an undaunted spirit to serve the nation. Bravery and love for the country is not taught but instilled in them each moment.They are future real heroes of our country.
Martyrs Gallery of APS Dhaula Kuan has a special place in everyone’s heart, as it reminds us of the valorous sacrifices our students made for our motherland.
Young souls departed early
Proud we all are, they gave up
their today for our tomorrow.
A salute to these gallant officers,
They are fallen but not forgotten.
Our very own Heroes:
1 Major Vikrant Shastri , SM (1980 Batch ) 11 Mech Infantry, Commissioned in Dec.85. Casualty - 3rd May'95, in Assam
2. Major Abhimanyu Sikka ( 1981 Batch ) Artillery, Commissioned in June '85 Casualty - 2001 in the Kashmir Valley
3. Capt Umang Bhardwaj, SC (1994 Batch ) Shaurya Chakra (Posthumous) 7 JAT (ASC) , Commissioned in Dec 1999 Killed Six Militants in Mendher Sector, Rajouri, J & K Casualty - Nov 2002 in Rajouri , J&K
4. Capt. Anuj Nayyar, MVC (1992 Batch ) Maha Vir Chakra ( Posthumous ) 17 Jat , Commissioned in June 1997 Casualty - July 1999 in Kargil
5. Lt Atul Katarya, SM (1992 Batch ) 13 Punjab , Commissioned in Dec 96 Casualty - Oct 1998 in J&K
6. Capt Sanjiv Dahiya ( 1991 Batch ) 5 Rajput , Commissioned in Sept 1998 Casualty - July 1999 in Kargil
7. Lt Vijayant Thapar, VrC (1993 Batch ) 2 Raj Rif , Commissioned in Dec 1998 Casualty - June 1999 in Kargil
8. Lt Amit Verma ( 1993 Batch ) 9 Mahar , Commissioned in Dec 1998 Casualty - July 1999 in Kargil
9. Major Vivek Gupta , MVC (1987 Batch ) 2 Raj Rif Commissioned in June 1992 Casualty - June 1999 in Kargil.
10 . Capt Aditya Mishra (1991 Batch ) Ladhakh Scouts , Commissioned in June 1996 Casualty - June 1999 in Kargil
11 . Capt Varun Chhibber Corps of Signals.Commissioned in June 2005. Casualty - Feb 2009 in J & K.