Battle of Sholingur

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Battle of Sholingur
Part of 2nd Mysore War
Date: 27 September 1781
Location: Sholinghur, Tamil Nadu
Presidency: Madras
Co-ordinates: 13.12°N 79.42°E
Result: British victory
Combatants
East India Company Mysore
Commanders
Lt Gen Sir Eyre Coote Hyder Ali
Strength
10,000 80,000
Casualties
100 killed and wounded 5,000

External Links

Mysore Wars Heritage History
Anglo-Mysore Wars Wars Wikipedia
2nd Mysore War Wikipedia
Battle of Solingur Google Books

Historical books on-line

History of the Madras Army Vol II - Coote's despatch by Lt-Col W J Wilson 1882 (archive.org)