The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

typescript 'Journey to Nagaland', by Mildred Archer. An account of six months spent in the Naga Hills in 1947

caption: head-taking in the tribal area
caption: raid on Banglao
medium: diaries
location: Banglao
date: 30.7.19477.1947
person: Archer/ Mildred
date: 9.7.1947-4.12.1947
text: Finally only a few days ago has come the news of a massacre at Banglao. Four villages on the edge of the Chang country decided to attack this village and surprising it one early morning they made away with thirty heads.