A HUNDRED years ago | November 3, 1917 Archive

Sir Michael O’Dwyer holds Durbar at Jhelum.

Sir Michael and Lady O’Dwyer accompanied by Mr. L. French, Additional Secretary and Lt. Col. Bayley, Pte. Secretary, arrived in Lahore from Jhelum by special train on Thursday evening (November 1). Earlier in the day His Honour had held a second Durbar of his tour at Jhelum and this Durbar was no less an impressive a function than the preceding one at Rawalpindi. The object with which the second Durbar was held was for the recognition of the great military services rendered by the people, representatives of Jhelum Gujarat and Shaspur districts being invited to attend the function.

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