Bose, Subhas Chandra, 1897-1945

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1920 passed the Indian Civil Service examination, but resigned his appointment; c 1920 joined the Indian National Movement; 1924-1927 imprisoned; 1927 leader of the Bengal Provincial Congress; 1928 general secretary, the Indian National Congress and commander of the Congress Volunteers; 1930-1933 series of short term imprisonments; 1930 elected mayor of Calcutta (during a period of imprisonment); 1933-1937 moved to Europe for health reasons, published various books on Indian Independance and undertook propaganda work; 1938-1939 president, the Indian National Conference; 1939 founder, the Forward Bloc; 1940 imprisoned; 1941 travelled to Berlin via Afghanistan as Orlando Mazzotta and set up the Free India Centre; 1941-1943 recruited Indians taken as prisoners of war in North Africa; 1943 travelled to Tokyo; 1943-1944 reconstituted the Indian National Army from prisoners taken by the Japanese at Singapore; 1944-1945 invaded Eastern India with the Japanese; 1945 killed in a plane crash over Taiwan.

Epithet: politician and military leader

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001394.0x000234

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referencedIn Permanent Under Secretaries Collection, 1920-1948 British Library
referencedIn Copies of selected papers of Pulin Behari Seal (1900-?83), 1924-1947 British Library
referencedIn Lawrence & Wishart records, 1927-1951 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Lawrence & Wishart. Lawrence & Wishart records, 1927-1951. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Claude Hugh Morley Toye papers. British Library
referencedIn Accounts of British rule in India, in particular of the Bihar Earthquake 1934 with copy photographs of earthquake damage, and Calcutta and Bengal 1939-48, by Margaret Stavridi, wife of A G Stavridi, East Indian Railway engineer; also printed account ..., 1934-1948 British Library
referencedIn N G Swami papers., 1945 British Library
referencedIn Monica Clough papers., 1925-1947 British Library
referencedIn Sir Charles Augustus Tegart papers., 1881-1946 British Library
referencedIn Keith Haines papers., 1900-1951 British Library
referencedIn M Z Kiani papers., 1944-1945 British Library
referencedIn Bolitho, Hector, 1897-1974. Notes & newspaper clippings, Pakistan : papers, 1938-1952. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Subhas Chandra Bose papers., 1943-1948 British Library
referencedIn Report, dated 25 Jul 1946, by Lt-Col J G Figges, United Kingdom Liaison Mission in Japan, British Embassy, Tokyo, of an investigation into the death of Subhas Chandra Bose., 1946 British Library
referencedIn Lady Premilla Thackersey papers., 1928-1952 British Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Japan, Asia
Russia, Europe, Asia
Pakistan, Asia
Teheran, Iran
Calcutta, India
India, Asia
Tabriz, Iran
Travancore State, India
Bengal, India
Ireland, Europe
Japan, Asia
Albania, Europe
Bengal, India
Calcutta, India
Palestine, Asia
India, Asia
Palestine, Asia
Burma, Asia
Calcutta, India
Burma, Asia
Japan, Asia
Orissa, India
Minami Kikan, Myanmar
Burma, Asia
Germany, Europe
Iran, Asia
India, Asia
India, Asia
India, Asia
Bulgaria, Europe
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Birth 1897-01-23

Death 1945-08-18

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Indians (India)

Bengali

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