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Squadrons

GEMUNU SQUADRON

Gemunu Squadron has got its name after the heroic King Dutugamunu who ruled Sri Lanka from 161 BC to 137BC. He became an icon of sinhala nationalism after defeating Chola King Elara and making the country united for the first time in the history.

GAJABA SQUADRON

Gajaba Squadron recieved its name after a patriotic king who ruled Sri Lanka from 114BC to 136 BC. He invaded the Chola Kingdom and liberated 12000 Sinhalese prisoners seized in his father's regin along with another 12000 Chola as compensation.

PERAKUM SQUADRON

Perakum Squadron has gained its name after Parakramabahu the Great who is considered as one of the greatest monarchs in Sri Lanka. He united the country under his rule and introduced a massive irrigation system to the country.

VIJAYABA SQUADRON

Vijayaba Squadron has got its name after King Vijayaba who ruled the country for 55 years. He fought a war against Sollee and recapture Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and made Sri Lanka independent

Mahasen

MAHASEN SQUADRON

Mahasen Squadron got its name after king Mahasen who ruled the country from 277 to 304 AD.  He constructed 16 large tanks all over the kingdom. In addition to these tanks  he built the canal "Elahara Ela" which was started by King Vasaba. In addition to it, he built  Jethawana stupa. .