The Nagas

Hill Peoples of Northeast India

Project Introduction The Naga Database

manuscript - Christoph von Furer-Haimendorf, Naga diary two

caption: most equipment left behind
medium: diaries
date: 24.11.1936
person: Furer-Haimendorf
date: 2.6.1936-11.7.1937
note: translated from german by Dr Ruth Barnes
person: School of Oriental and African Studies Library, London
text: We left twenty four sepoys behind in the camp of Chingmei and twenty sepoys stayed as observation and signalling post on Mount Yakko. Most of our luggage also stays behind in Chingmei. Apart from my tent I only took three carrier loads with me.