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Military, 1861-1872

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7490/28-38

Scope and Contents

These bundles relate to the Indian presidency armies and to the British Army in India. Much of the material discusses economy measures and the re-organisation of the armies which these entailed. There is also material on the health and accommodation of troops, and on the armies of the native states.


  • 1861-1872

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