Photograph of Bhagwan Singh Gyanee in Yokohama, Japan
Photograph of Bhai Bhagwan Singh Gyanee taken in Yokohama, Japan. In November 1913, Bhagwan Singh was deported from Canada and being returned to India. He escaped the ship when it was docked in Japan. In this studio photograph of Bhagwan Singh, he poses with a sword and gun to indicate that freedom for India from the British could only be achieved through armed revolution.
Date: January 1914
Subject(s): Bhagwan Singh Gyanee
Location: Yokohama, Japan
Collection: Bhagwan Singh Gyanee Materials
Donor: S.P. Singh
Item History: 2012-03-13 (created); 2013-05-03 (modified)
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