Once Upon A Time in RIMC

Boys of RIMC never really grow up, and happily, the spirit of adventure and mischief lives on, even after many winters have passed. For nearly a century, Rimcollians have done the three Services proud, and the civvy street too. Known for their camaraderie and spirit of never accepting defeat or yielding to any adversary, whether in the battlefield or the playground. 
Brig Jasbir’s humorous book brings alive how mischievous teenagers are forged into soldiers. He presents a thrilling account of happy days spent by him at the RIMC, Dehradun, from 1962 to 1966.

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Brig Jasbir Singh, SM

Brig Jasbir Singh, SM

A Rimcollian who studied at RIMC from 1962 to 1966, Brigadier Jasbir underwent training at NDA Khadakwasla followed by IMA Dehradun, where he was commissioned in the 4th Battalion, The Kumaon Regiment. He was wounded during operations behind enemy lines in East Pakistan in the 1971 war and decorated twice for gallantry during operations. After serving for 34 years in the Army, he now leads a retired life in the hills of Ranikhet and spends his time painting and writing on military subjects.