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A Gurkha Havildar Havildar in the 2nd Battalion of the 5th Royal Gurkha Rifles in the Indian Army during World War II

A Gurkha Havildar Havildar in the 2nd Battalion of the 5th Royal Gurkha Rifles in the Indian Army during World War II

Picture Post, March 11, 1944: Santa Singh, a Sikh soldier serving with the British 8th Army. From September 1943 to April 1945, approximately 50,000 soldiers of the Indian Army took part in the Italian Campaign.

FUCK YEAH SOUTH ASIA!

sikhi-deactivated20130226: “ March 11, 1944: Santa Singh, a Sikh soldier, joined the fighting in Italy during World War II. Singh was a sepoy, an Indian soldier in the British Army. ”

British man posing with dog and rifle, Bangalore, India, circa 1910 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

British man posing with dog and rifle, Bangalore, India, circa 1910

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European family with servants in India c1880's - source: columbia.edu

European Family with Indian Servants - c1880's

European Family with Indian Servants - c1880's

Indian missionaries spread Buddhism, founded by Indian Prince Guatama, into Sri Lanka, China, Korea and Japan during Classic India.

Missionary in India 1884

St. M. Gentilhomme, Missionary in India 1884 CDV (Photographie France)

14th Bengal Cavalry - Second Afghan War

Battle of Charasiab

The Battle of Charasiab part of the Second Afghan War took place on 6th October 1879 at South Kabul in Afghanistan between the British and Indians and the Afghan tribesmen.

"Miss M. W. Leitch and hindoo girls"; antique photograph; Miss Mary Leitch was co-author of "Seven Years in Ceylon" by Mary and Margaret Leitch. Published by the American Tract Society, 1890.

1880s

Historical Rare Vintage Old Photographs and Videos of Indian Sub-Continent. (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan)

A shoe box full of images capturing life in India at least a century ago has been discovered in one of Scotland's national collections. 178 plate-glass negatives were found inside a size-nine Peter Lord shoe box by the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) in Edinburgh.    A group of people posing for a photograph during a tennis party  Picture: RCAHMS/PA

Photos of life in the British Raj in India are found in a shoe box

A shoe box full of images capturing life in India at least a century ago has been discovered in one of Scotland's national collections. 178 plate-glass negatives were found inside a size-nine Peter Lord shoe box by the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) in Edinburgh.

Thaal, India' by Margaret Bourke-White, 1946

'Woman preparing chapatis with her daughter - Thaal, India' by Margaret Bourke-White, 1946

'Woman preparing chapatis with her daughter - Thaal, India' by Margaret Bourke-White, 1946

The Baloch or Baluch (Balochi: بلوچ) are a tribal society and an ethnic group who are native to the Balochistan region in the Indian subcontinent and southeast corner of the Iranian plateau in Southwest Asia.

The Baloch or Baluch (Balochi: بلوچ) are a tribal society and an ethnic group who are native to the Balochistan region in the Indian subcontinent and southeast corner of the Iranian plateau in Southwest Asia.

A man-eater hunted in India by John Stoddard with natives, 1890s. Published in "India - 13 volumes" by John L. Stoddard in 1901.

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British army polo team in India

Little Britain (Published 2008)

British army polo team in India

Ethnographic Arms & Armour - A Rajput with his sword

Ethnographic Arms & Armour - A Rajput with his sword

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