Battle of Delhi Sep 1803

From FIBIwiki
Jump to: navigation, search

The battle took place at Patparganj, six miles from Delhi fort

Battle of Delhi Sep 1803
Part of the 2nd Maratha War
Date: 11 September 1803
Location: Patparganj, Delhi National Capital Region
Presidency: Bengal
Co-ordinates: 28.637422°N 77.313345°E
Result: British victory
East India Company Marathas
General Gerard Lake Louis Bourguien
4,500 18,000
197 Europeans
173 horses
288 Indians


Entries in the Dictionary of Indian Biography 1906
Louis Bourguien
Gerard Lake (1744-1808)

External Links

External Links

History of the Marathas Google Books
Heritage History - Maratha Wars
Battle of Delhi Wikipedia
Report on Battle of Delhi Google Books
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography - Gerard Lake Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
General Lake's casualty report Google Books