Bhan Singh

Full Name of Passenger who Arrived to Vancouver: Bhan Singh

No. of SS Contract Ticket: 363

Deported from Vancouver: Yes

Sent to Punjab by Train before the Budge Budge Riot, 1914: Yes

Emigrant District: Jallandhur

Emigrant Village: Baring

Biography: Bhan Singh was a passenger on the Komagata Maru whom Gurdit Singh and his committee learned not to trust. He was the son of Khusal Singh and from the village of Baring in the Jallandar District. He was a schoolmaster and one of the educated men on the Komagata Maru and also one of the very few who were critical of Gurdit Singh and the leadership around him. His closest friends on the Komagata Maru [...] Read complete biography