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1857 Revolt -Officers and Places

Delhi Lieutenant Willoughby, John Nicholson, Lieutenant Hudson
Lucknow Henry Lawrence, Henry , Brigadier Ingles, Havelock, James Outram
and Sir Colin Campbell
Kanpur Sir Hugh Wheeler, Sir Colin Campbell
Jhansi Sir Hugh Rose
Banaras Colonel James. Neil
 

 

1857 REVOLT AND THE EYE WITNESSES

Delhi Munshi Jiwan Lal, Moinuddin
Bareilly Om Prasad bandhopadyaya
Binjore Sir Sayed Ahmad Khan.
 

Mirza Galib, eminent Urdu poet, mentioned in his letters the cruelty of British during the suppression of the revolt
Sir Sayed Ahmad Khan wrote a book named Asbab-i-Bagabat-i-Hind” in Urdu on the causes of the revolt.


1857 REVOLT- LEADERS

Place

Leaders

Delhi Bahadur Shah-II- Nominal (Unwillingly accepted leadership) leader at the Delhi
and over all movement.

  • General Bhakt Khan- Actual leader of the Movement.
Kanpur  Azeemullah Khan, Nana Saheb and Tantia Tope
Awad / Aud Begum Hazrath Mahal


Bareily Khan Bhahadur
Lucknow Rani Lakshmi Bai (Lucknow)

Maulvi Ahmadullah (Faizabad)

Bihar Kunwar singh a 75 years old man who gave tough resistance to Britishers.

Kunwar Singh- (Arrah, Jagadishpur(Dist.)-Bihar

Bihar Ramsingh brother of Kunwar Singh @ Arrah, Jagadishpur district
   
   
 



FATE OF THE LEADERS PARTICIPATED IN 1857 REVOLT
Bahadur Shah-II- Deported to Rangoon. Died in 1862. His sons were shot
dead.
Nana Saheb- Fled to Nepal
Begum Hazrath Mahal- Fled to Nepal
Khan Bahadur- Died fighting
Rani Laxmibai- Died fighting
Kunwar Singh- Died fighting
Maulvi Ahmadullah- Martyrdom. Treacherously murdered in the forests of
central India.
Tantia Tope- Martyrdom. Hanged by the British on 15th April 1859.
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OPNIONS ABOUT 1857 REVOLT
British Historians- Mutiny due to the greased cartridges.
Benjamin Disraeli (Then opposition leader)- A national revolt.
V.D. Savarkar- 1st war of Independence.
S.B.Choudary – Civil rebellion.
R.C.Majumdar- Neither “First” nor “National” nor a “War of Independence”
S.N.Sen- An effort by the conservative elements to turn the clock back.
Marxists- A soldier-peasant struggle against foreigh and feudal bondage.
Malleson- Sepoy Mutiny.
Sir John Lawrence and Seeley- Sepoys`s mutiny
L.E.R. Rees- A war of fanatic regionalistsagainst Christians.
T.R.Holmes- Conflict between civilization and barbarianism
Sir James Outram- a result of Hindu-Muslim conspiracy.
W. Taylor- Mohammadan conspiracy making capital of Hindu grievances.
Prof. Stanley Wolpert- Far more than a mutiny, but much less than a first war
of independence.
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