Capture of Shanghai

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Capture of Shanghai
Part of 1st China War 1839-42
Date: 19 June 1842
Location: Shanghai, China
Presidency: Madras
Co-ordinates: 31.224353°N 121.47592°E
Result: British victory
East India Company Chinese
Maj-Gen Sir Hugh Gough

External Links

Opium Wars Wikipedia
1st Opium War Wikipedia
W.L.Clowes on the Ist Anglo-Chinese War
Capture of Shanghai Google Books

Historical books on-line

Frontier and Overseas Expeditions from India Vol VI Occupation of Shanghai