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: Nian Aopao Yungya
date: 5.12.1942
person: Pawsey/ C.R.Archer/ W.G.
date: 25.4.19471946-1948
refnum: 13:2
text: 1166G dt. 5/12/42: Phamching Morung of Nian shot a man of Aopao. Although peace had been sworn. Phamching Morung of Yungya shot and killed Nian woman. Both should be burnt. Expedition was sanctioned no. 577X/43 dt. 11/2/43. Nian and Yungya were burnt in April 1943. S.D.O's tour diary attached.