India Army General Knowledge Quiz

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General Knowledge Questions about Indian Army

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GK Questions: How much do you know about the Indian Army? Check knowledge on Army Day. GK Questions or General Knowledge and General Awareness questions are often asked in competitive exams.

On the occasion of Foundation Day of the Indian Army, we have come up with 20+ general knowledge questions and their answers to increase your knowledge about Army. You will know a lot about the Indian Army.

GK Questions, Indian Army Day Quiz 

Question – Who was the first Commander in Chief of the Indian Army?
Answer – KM Cariappa

Question – When is Army Day celebrated in India every year?
Answer: 15 January Every Year

Question – From which British General did Field Marshal KM Cariappa take over as the Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army?
Answer – General Francis Butcher

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Question – Who was the last British Commander-in-Chief of the Indian army?
Answer- General Francis Butcher

Question – When was the Indian Army founded?
Answer- 1 April 1895

Question – Who was the first field marshal of India?
Answer- Sam Manekshaw

Question – What is the smallest unit of the Indian army called?
Answer- Section

Question – India has participated in how many UN peacekeeping missions?
Answer – 49 times

Question – Who was the first recipient of the Param Vir Chakra?
Answer- Major Somnath Sharma

Question – Who among the following was the first recipient of the Ashoka Chakra?
Answer- Havildar Bachittar Singh

Question – Why January 15 is celebrated as Army Day in India?
Answer – Field Marshal K. M. Cariappa took over as the first Indian Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army.

Question – Who was the first Defense Minister of India?
Answer – Baldev Singh

Question – Which is the highest rank of the Indian Army?
Answer – Field Marshal

Question – When was the first war between India and Pakistan that took place?
Answer – In 1947

Question – Which is the three-star general officer rank in the Indian Army?
Answer- Lieutenant General

Question – The PIN code of the Army Post Office starts with?
Answer- Nine – 9

Question – How many commands are there in the Indian Army?
Answer- Total seven commands- Eastern Command, Western Command, Central Command, Northern Command, Southern Command, South Western Command, Training Command

Indian Army GK Questions: Now army and the history of the army have become a part of studies. As questions related to history, sports, economy, and science are asked in the subject of general knowledge, similarly, questions related to the valor and history of the army are also being asked. If you are preparing for any competitive exam then you must study it.

Indian Army Day General Knowledge Quiz for Students

Questions from General Knowledge are asked in all types of examinations. Strong preparation for this subject helps a lot in clearing any competitive exam. We hope you would like the above given some important general knowledge questions and their answers related to the Indian Army asked in competitive exams.

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