Bishan Singh

Full Name of Passenger who Arrived to Vancouver: Bishan Singh

No. of SS Contract Ticket: 233

Deported from Vancouver: Yes

Arrested After the Riot: Yes

Emigrant District: Amritsar

Emigrant Village: Dodher

Biography: Bishen Singh was a passenger on the Komagata Maru. He was the son of Jowala Singh from the village of Dadher, near Sirhali, Amritsar. In the spring of 1914 he was living in the Philipines and he was among eighty-five passengers recruited in Manila by Harnam Singh Khabra, all of whom joined the Komagata Maru when it reached Nagasaki, Japan on its way to Vancouver. At the end of the voyage he was [...] Read complete biography