Jump to content

Udham Singh - The Equalizer


Freed
 Share

Recommended Posts

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

http://video.google.co.uk/videoplay?docid=...23&hl=en-GB

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

shepbushudhamfd0.jpg

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

shepbush3zv1.jpg

* 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

guardsvv6.jpg

Gurfateh !

Ranjit Singh 'Freed'

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You are posting as a guest. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...