Imperial Cadet Corps 1904

In November 1904, the form of Commission for Imperial Cadet Corps was signed and approved by Secretary of State for India and thus Imperial Cadet Corps came into being for the first time under the direct surveillance of Lord Curzon. Major D H Cameroon was made its commandant and Maharaja Pratap Singh of Idar was made its Honorary commandant. The selected youths between 17-20 years were to be admitted as Imperial Cadets and thier education was to be at one of the Chief’s college at Rajkot, Indore, Lahore or Ajmer. The selected cadets had to join the corps at Dehradun.

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