Dr. Raghunath Singh

Full Name of Passenger who Arrived to Vancouver: Dr. Raghunath Singh

Immigrated to Canada: Yes

Biography: Raghunath Singh was the Komagata Maru’s youthful-looking, twenty-seven-year-old doctor hired in Hong Kong by Gurdit Singh. He had been in Hong Kong for three years with the Bengal-based 8th Rajputs as an ISMD (India Service Medical Department) officer serving as a sub-assistant surgeon. When Gurdit Singh hired him he was starting a two month leave; enough time, he assumed, to accompany [...] Read complete biography

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Copy of letter from Rughunath Singh to Reid re sickness on board, and re his own family's landing
Copy of letter from Raghunath Singh requesting to be taken off the Komagatu Maru