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Storming of Delhi (Siege of Delhi in 1857)

December 31, 1856
Mirza Firuz Shah
Bahadur Shah II 1837–1857

Storming of Delhi (Siege of Delhi in 1857)



Storming of Delhi Another sketch of the fighting on 14 September 1857. Kashmir-Gate, Delhi The photograph shows the battered condition of the Kashmir Gate which was the scene of the fiercest fighting on 14 September. The gate was blown up by the men of the assaulting column led by Colonel Campbell.

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Ismail Mazari

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Very good information.


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