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Battle Name : Aliwal

Date(s) : 29 January 1846

Part of : British Victorian Colonial 'Small Wars' , The 1st Sikh War ,

Outcome : A victory for British & Indian Colonial Troops over Sikh Army

Type of battle : Land


The Sikh army threatening Ludhiana were defeated at Aliwal. Among the notable actions of this battle was an epic charge against the Sikh infantry squares by the 16th Lancers.