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
location: Agching Saochu Yangpi Shakchi (Shakji) Waoshu (Waochu) Maksha Hakchang
date: 1927
person: Pawsey/ C.R.Archer/ W.G.
date: 25.4.19471946-1948
refnum: 13:2
text: Agching - Saochu War.
text: Started in 1927 - Agching beheaded the Gaonbura and two others of Saochu in the cause of a land dispute by foul treachery. Yangpi and Shakji were told not to interfere. Ten daos were offered by Agching to Govt. for dirtying path and D.C. says send them to Saochu. Waochu joined in and lost one killed. Maksha joined in and lost one killed. Hakchang joined in and lost one wounded.