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Subhashchandra Bose Bronze gilt Medallion2½” diameter, marking 100th Anniversary of his birth. Obverse -
Head and shoulders bust of Bose in uniform, surrounded by “Subhashchandra Bose 1897-1945” and “Tum Muje Khoon Do, Main Tumhe Azadi Doonga”. Reverse, Gandhi, Bose, The Indian National Army, and map of India surrounded by ”On the Occasion of 100th Birth Anniversary Year of Subhashchandra Bose 1897-1997. Prior to W.W.2., Bose fought for Independence of India and was arrested several times. In 1941 he fled to Germany and made regular broadcasts from radio Berlin, and in 1943 arrived in Singapore where he raised the Indian National Army, comprised mainly of Indian P.O.Ws. He was reported killed in an air crash in August 1945.
Sold with biographical details. (EF) £75
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