Nigel Moppett
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Two Sikh Waffen-SS volunteers learning to dismantle their machine gun.

Two Sikh Waffen-SS volunteers learning to dismantle their machine gun.

History in Color Indian Soldiers of Free India Legion during world war-2. #sikhsinworldwars

History in Color Indian Soldiers of Free India Legion during world war-2. #sikhsinworldwars

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Hindus of Hitler's Germany. The Sikhs were warriors but they were also Aryan....thus they became honorary Aryans and part of the Waffen SS

Hindus of Hitler's Germany. The Sikhs were warriors but they were also Aryan....thus they became honorary Aryans and part of the Waffen SS

Nazis encourage Sikh Soldiers for freedom from Britain.Japanese handed over Sikh POWs to form a resistance against British Colonialism.The new Army was called Azad Hind Fauj(Indian National Army or INA)1944-45. Nejaji Subhash Chander Bose, a British India's Ex-Bureaucrat (an ICS officer) became the Supreme Commander(Netaji) with Gen.Mohan Singh, Chief of the resistance Army. It won battles in Burma, but later surrendered on hearing plane crash of Netaji while on way to Japan(1944).

Nazis encourage Sikh Soldiers for freedom from Britain.Japanese handed over Sikh POWs to form a resistance against British Colonialism.The new Army was called Azad Hind Fauj(Indian National Army or INA)1944-45. Nejaji Subhash Chander Bose, a British India's Ex-Bureaucrat (an ICS officer) became the Supreme Commander(Netaji) with Gen.Mohan Singh, Chief of the resistance Army. It won battles in Burma, but later surrendered on hearing plane crash of Netaji while on way to Japan(1944).