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Cawnpore

Postby plbramham » Wed Oct 31, 2012 5:01 pm

The 34th (Cumberland) Regiment of Foot were in Cawnpore 1857-58 during the Indian Mutiny . From Cawnpore they formed part of Sir Colin Campbell's column to relieve Lucknow 50 miles to the northeast across the Ganges. Image from postcard c.1910
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