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: Yannyu (Yangyu) Joboka Banfera Niaunyu (Niannyu)
date: 1.5.1940
person: Pawsey/ C.R.Archer/ W.G.
date: 25.4.19471946-1948
refnum: 13:2
text: dt. 1/5/40: Yangyu (255) report Joboka (279) have closed path to plains. Yangyu being friendly with Banfera who are at war with Joboka. Niannyu is ally of Joboka. In last 5 years Joboka have had 20 heads. Niannyu 12 heads. 11/2/41: Repeated.