He hastened away to India to aid in suppressing the sepoy mutiny, eventually becoming viceroy after another campaign in China.
The saddest episode in the bloodstained history of the sepoy mutiny is the storming of Cawnpore.
The sepoy mutiny that had been planned so carefully had started to take charge too soon.
In The Dilemma, on the other hand, Chesney gives us a story with characters and catastrophes drawn entirely from the sepoy mutiny.
A more 409 formidable danger appeared in the British camp, in the form of the first sepoy mutiny.
During the sepoy mutiny a hill chief of the district gave some trouble, but he was speedily captured and executed.
He remembered the terrible cruelties narrated of the period of the sepoy mutiny.
The fat of the cow was said to be used in making a newly-introduced cartridge, and so became an excuse for the sepoy mutiny.