Campaign against Dhoondia Waug

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Campaign against Dhoondia Waug
1800
Chronological list of Wars and Campaigns
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Location:
Combatants:
East India Company Dhoondia Waug's Marathas
Result: British victory
Medals:
Links:
Category: Category:Minor Campaigns
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Summary

Following the capture of Seringapatnam Dhoondia Waug, a Maratha leader, was released from prison and, describing himself as King of the Two Worlds, went north where he plundered the countryside. Arthur Wellesley pursued him with a field force and eventually defeated him at Conagul.

External Links

Historical books on-line

The Military and Political Life of Arthur Wellesley: Duke of Wellington 1852 Dhoondia Campaign archive.org