Unveiling of Time Capsule at Corps Museum
Corps of Signals Time CapsuleA Time Capsule consisting of the glorious history of Corps was unveiled as part of Centenary Celebrations in the Corps Museum Complex.
The following has been encapsulated:
Corps of Signals Museum
Lt Col later Brig T Barreto was commanding 1 TTR in 1948. Soon after Independence he decided to obtain Signal equipments primarily for training the recruits. The first pieces to be exhibited were DLL Telephone and SX-DX Base board. The collection grew and it was decided to convert it into a proper museum that was inaugurated on 13 Feb 1961 during the Golden Jubilee celebrations.
The present Octagonal shaped building was inaugurated on 13 Feb 2006. The museum has these themes- Valour, Heritage, Signals in Operations, Equipment, Sports, Adventure, Captured Equipment, War Trophies, Archives, AV Room and laboratory.
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