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British troops defeat the Sikh army at the Battle of Aliwal in northern India

South Asia, 1857, zoomable map
01/28/1846
In northern India, British troops contracted by the East India Company defeat the Sikh army at the Battle of Aliwal, a major turning point in the First Anglo-Sikh War (1845-1846). (By Brian Bockelman)
Source Citation: 
Neville Williams, ed., Chronology of World History, vol. 3 (Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO, 1999), 239.

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