Nana sahib sends a Note
Nana sahib sends a Note

The Bluejackets Periods Victorian Indian mutiny

Nana sahib sends a Note

Nana Sahib sends a note to General Wheeler stating that he intended to attack at 10AM the next morning

Nana Sahib sends a note to General Wheeler stating that he intended to attack at 10AM the next morning.

During the night Soldiers of the 2nd Bengal Cavalry mutiny and shoot at their British officers. An Indian officer, Risaldar-Major Bhowani Singh, refused to hand over the regimental colours and is killed by his subordinates.

The still loyal men of the 53rd and 56th Native Infantry are woken by the shootings. Some soldiers attempted to leave. The European artillery assumed that they were also rebelling, and opened fire on them.