The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript notes made by W.G. Archer between 1946 & 1948, and miscellaneous papers and letters

caption: trans-frontier raids from 1920 to 1946
medium: notes
ethnicgroup: SemaChangSangtam
location: Houpu Tsingarr Yacham Akhoia
date: 7.1922
person: Pawsey/ C.R.Archer/ W.G.
date: 25.4.19471946-1948
refnum: 13:2
text: July 22: Semas at war with Changs and Sangtams, HOUPU (Sangtam) lost 9 heads to Semas in May 22 and also took 30 heads from Tsingarr. But later when Semas attacked HOUPU they lost 14 heads. Four Yacham men sentenced to two years R.I. each for killing an Akhoia cow.