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: Yungphong (Yongphung) Jakphang
date: 23.1.1940
person: Pawsey/ C.R.Archer/ W.G.
date: 25.4.19471946-1948
refnum: 13:2
text: S.D.O's no. 263G dt. 23/1/40: reported a Yongphung man shot by Jakphang, and gives past history. Jakphang killed 23 Yongphung women asked to dance and later nine more. Yongphung got six heads in return but villages ever since at war.