File 7-3 - Volunteers in Indian Army

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CA UTSC 014-S2-SS1-7-3


Volunteers in Indian Army


  • 1962 (Creation)

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1.5 cm of textual records

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File contains a copy of the call/ appeal by ITAK asking the Tamil speaking youth to enlist for the proposed Volunteer Force for India and also letters and postcards written by Tamil youth across the country in response to the call. Also includes 2 letters written by Chelvanayakam to B. K. Kapur (High Commissioner for India in Ceylon) providing lists of names for the proposed Volunteer Force. 

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Original folder number is 56

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  • Tamil
  • English

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