Find out more about South Asians in the First World War through our exhibition panels.

Through each individual’s story, you can explore the broader experiences of South Asians at war, from their reasons for enlisting to what they wrote home.

If you’re not sure where to start, take a look at our timeline and see which stories catch your eye.

Introduction Panel

South Indian Sergeant

Panchbir Mal

Sisir Sarbadhikari

Ghulam M Khan

Satoori Devi and Kishan Devi

Mohammad Aslam

Maharaja of Bikaner

Want to find out more? How about doing some of your own research?

We’ve put together a list of places you could start.