Sentence Examples

  • The sepoy mutiny at Vellore in 1807 led to his recall.
  • The causes which, in the middle of the 19th century, were thus tending to sap the long-tried fidelity of the sepoy army were partly military and partly racial.
  • During the Sepoy war of 1857-1858 the whole of the Bara Banki talukdars joined the mutineers, but offered no serious resistance after the capture of Lucknow.
  • But the history of the sepoy army might have shown that this was an over-estimate of its loyalty.
  • British dash and sepoy fidelity, however, prevailed, first in the battle of Chengam (September 3rd, 1767), and again still more remarkably in that of Tiruvannamalai (Trinomalai).

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