Ganga Ram (1889- )

Ganga Ram (also Gunga Ram), son of Hakam Singh, and brother of Amar Singh, Barien Kalan village, Hoshiapur district, had a long association with the immigration department in Vancouver, beginning in 1913 or earlier, and including a formal appointment as Hindu interpreter working for Malcolm Reid from April 1919 to May 1924.

Sources: Library and Archives Canada, immigration files, RG 76; Auditor-General’s Reports in Sessional Papers, Canada, 1914-1920; Auditor-General’s Reports in Sessional Papers, Canada, 1914-1920; I.M. Muthanna, People of India in North America. Part First (Bangalore: Printed at Lutus Printers, 1975)