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: Yang-Am (Yongam) Saoching (Longching) Chinglong Mongnyu Mohung Chinglong (Chingchang)
date: 9.3.1939
person: Pawsey/ C.R.Archer/ W.G.
date: 25.4.19471946-1948
refnum: 13:2
text: S.D.O's no. 1998G dt. 9/3/39: reports that Yongam beheaded a lunatic of Longching, thinking he came from Chinglong. Mongnyu then got frightened and asked that these two villages should in their quarrels not cross their, Mongnyu's, land. A D.B. sent to settle by fine if possible but Longching would not compromise the case and the D.B. also reported that Mongnyu had been fired on by Longching, Mohung and Chinglang (Chingchang) with about 100 guns (use of guns in our control area had been forbidden by Govt. in their telegram no. 247A.P. dt. 6/1/33.)