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The Last Mutiny

It’s the 75th anniversary of the naval insurrection that shook the empire. It’s also the story of how the rebellious sailors of the Royal Indian Navy were let down by a divided political leadership

1946: Naval Uprising that Shook the Empire
Roli Books
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HMIS Hindustan, a cruiser that mutinying naval ratings abandoned in Karachi on February 20, 1946 (Photo: Alamy)