Jallianwala Bagh massacre

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Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
Jallian Wala Bagh Memorial
Narrae passage tae Jallianwala Bagh Garden throh that the shuitin wis conductit.
Punjab
Jallianwala Bagh massacre
Jallianwala Bagh massacre is locatit in Indie
Jallianwala Bagh massacre
Location o Amritsar in Indie
Location Amritsar, Breetish Indie
Coordinates 31°38′34″N 74°51′29″E / 31.64286°N 74.85808°E / 31.64286; 74.85808Coordinates: 31°38′34″N 74°51′29″E / 31.64286°N 74.85808°E / 31.64286; 74.85808
Date 13 Apryle 1919; 100 years ago (1919-04-13)
17:37 (5:30 p.m.)
Target Croud o nonveeolent protesters, alang wi Baisakhi pilgrimers, wha haed gaithert in Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar
Attack teep
Massacre
Daiths 379–1000[1]
Non-fatal injures
~ 1,100
Perpetrators Breetish Indian Airmy
No. o pairteecipants
50

The Jallianwala Bagh massacre, an aa kent as the Amritsar massacre, teuk place on 13 Apryle, 1919 whan truips o the Breetish Indian Airmy unner the command o Colonel Reginald Dyer fired machine guns intae a croud o unairmed protesters, alang wi Baishakhi pilgrimers, wha haed gaithert in Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar, Punjab.

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  1. "1919 Jallianwalla Bagh massacre". Discover Sikhism. Retrieved 7 June 2016.