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Udham Singh - The Equalizer


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Gurfateh !

To mark the 107th Birthday of Shaheed Udham Singh (born 26 Dec 1899) - here is The Horace Ove film "The Equalizer" , it was shown on BBC 2 (UK) in 1995.

BFI synopsis of film ;

'Drama documentary telling the story of a young boy Udham Singh who survived the Amritsar Massacre of 1919, in which British troops killed Indian civilian demonstrators. The boy vowed revenge and waited twenty years till all those responsible were together at Caxton Hall, London.'

Please click link to see the film


Here are some pictures of Udham Singh

This picture shows the Sangat at the Old Shepherds Bush Gurdwara London on the Guru Nanak Parkash Gurpurb in 1937


In this detail you can see Udham Singh (standing right at the back)


* Picture from 'Pirtan - Cultural Kosh, Bhag 1' -- Chanan Singh Chan

Udham Singh being led away by Police outside Caxton Hall, after shooting O'Dwyer ,13 March 1940, almost 21 years after the Jallianwala Bagh killings


Gurfateh !

Ranjit Singh 'Freed'

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