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
person: Matkan
location: Totok (Totok Chingnyu) Chi (Chui) Longmien
date: 17.11.1939
person: Pawsey/ C.R.Archer/ W.G.
date: 25.4.19471946-1948
refnum: 13:2
text: no. 1749G dt. 17/11/39: Totok Chingnyu (Sq. 180) killed with gun one Chui. Chui [] 205 wounded 3 Totok Chingnyu. D.C. proposed fine 100 guns from each village.
text: 1589G S dt. 9/4/40: Approved fines.
text: D.C's 2422G dt. 20/7/40: Reported guns paid up. Asked for war between the two villages to be forbidden. If they fight plains will be closed.
text: 3755 G.S. dt. 9/8/40: War to cease forthwith (includes Longmien). Sept.40 & March.41: Unfortunate demise of the Ang of Tang and the madman, Matkan - both unimportant incidents.