1857 UPRISING (1) BADSHAHI ARMY - COLONEL SHAHZADA MIRZA KHAIR UD-DIN MUHAMMAD KHIZR SULTAN BAHADUR DEATH
January 1, 1857
Mirza Firuz Shah
Bahadur Shah II 1837–1857
William Stephen Raikes Hodson played a large part in the reduction of Delhi. His major achievement at this time was the capture of the Mughal emperor, Bahadur Shah II. His major discredit was the execution of three Mughal princes: Bahadur's sons Mirza Mughal and Mirza Khizr Sultan, and his grandson Mirza Abu Bakr.