Mohmand Expedition 1854

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Mohmand Expedition
August 1854
Chronological list of Wars and Campaigns
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Location: Mohmand Agency, NWF
East India Company Mohmand tribesmen
Submission of tribe
Category: Mohmand Expedition 1854
Mohmand Expedition 1854
Part of North West Frontier Campaigns 1849-1908
Date: August 1854
Location: Mohmand Agency, NWF
Presidency: Bengal
Co-ordinates: approx 34.182116°N 71.450706°E
Result: Submission of tribesmen
East India Company Mohmand tribesmen
Col Sydney John Cotton
Mohmand Territory 1909

Campaign Actions

Rahim Dad's Cattle

Mohmand Field Force

Michnee (Michni) Column
Commanded by Col Sydney John Cotton

Peshawar Column
Commanded by Maj Crawford Trotter Chamberlain

  • 1st Troop 3rd Brigade Horse Artillery (2 guns)
  • 2nd Coy 2nd Btn Artillery (two 24-pr howitzers
  • One Squadron, 1st Irregular cavalry
  • Three Coys 1st Native Infantry

External Links

North West Frontier Military History Wikipedia
NWF Expeditions

Historical Books on-line

Frontier and Overseas Expeditions from India - Mohmand Tribe