Lance Naik Muhammad Mahfouz Shaheed was born on 25 October 1944 in pind Malikan, the new name of village is “Mahfuzabad” in Islamabad as the honour of his martyrdom. This village is located in Rawalpindi District Punjab.
On 25 October 1962 he joined Pak Army as an infantry soldier. In 1971 during indo-pak war, the 15th Punjab regiment deployed in the “Wagah Attari sector” beside the Indian border. In “A” company lance Naik Muhammad Mahfouz was operator of a “light machine gun”. 17 December 1971 his machine gun was destroyed by an Indian shell and heavy fires are comes from enemies sides. During fighting he wounded in his legs and unarmed, but still he handle all situation alone with very bravery, at least he received martyrdom and gave their life for country safety and best future of Pakistan.
He was at lance Naik rank and the service period was 1962 to 1971. He was in 15th Punjab regiment and performed in two wars like indo-pak war in 1965 and indo-pak war in 1971, and he embraced shahadat on 17 December 1971.
He was awarded the highest military award of “Nishan.e.haider” on 23 March 1972 on his bravery.
May Allah increase his ranks in Jannah.