Sawar Muhammad Hussain Shaheed was born on June 18, 1949 in Dhok Pir Bakhsh near Gujjar Khan in Punjab. At the age of 17, he joined the Pakistan Army as a driver and despite being a driver, took an active part in the 1971 practical war. Taken
In the 1971 war, despite five days of continuous enemy shelling on the battlefields of Zafarwal and Shakargarh in Sialkot, the Pakistan Army destroyed 16 tanks of the Indian Army.
On December 10, at 4 pm, bullets fired from the enemy’s machine gun went into the chest of Sawar Hussain, which also joined the caravan of martyrs. At the time of martyrdom, Sawar Muhammad Hussain was only 22 years and 6 months old.
In recognition of his bravery, the Pakistan Army awarded him the highest military award, Nishan Haider. Sawar Mohammad Hussain was the first soldier to receive the award.