Battle of Moodkee

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Battle of Moodkee
Part of 1st Sikh War
Date: 18 December 1845
Location: Mudki, Punjab
Presidency: Bengal
Co-ordinates: 30.795906°N 74.900188°E
Result: British victory
East India Company Sikh Empire
Maj-Gen Sir Hugh Gough Lal Singh
12,000 troops
42 guns
10,000 cavalry
4,000 infantry
22 guns
215 killed
657 wounded

Army of the Sutlej

For details of the regiments at the Battle of Moodkee see main article 1st Sikh War

Some Notable Casualties

External Links

1st Sikh War Wikipedia
Sikh Wars Heritage History
1st Anglo-Sikh War Sikhiwiki
Battle of Moodkee British
Battle of Mudki Wikipedia

Historical books on-line

  • The War in India, Despatches of Hardinge Gough and Smith 1846 Gough's despatch
  • The War in India, Despatches of Hardinge Gough and Smith 1846 List of killed and wounded at Moodkee
  • Ten years in India, in the 16th Queen's Lancers by W J D Gould Lord Gough at Moodkee
  • "Ferozepore District" page 57 A list of inscriptions on Christian tombs or monuments in the Punjab, North-West Frontier Province, Kashmir and Afghanistan possessing historical or archaeological interest Part 1 by Miles Irving (1910) Hathi Trust Digital Library . Includes details of some who fell at the Battle of Moodkee (Mudki)