Capture of Bahadur Shah Zafar and his sons by William Hodson at Humayun's tomb on 20 September 1857



Date created:01 Jan 1856

William Stephen Raikes Hodson
10 March 1821 – 11 March 1858
William Hodson, engraving printed as frontispiece to his biography "Rider on a Grey Horse", by B.J. Cork, 1958
Place of birthMaisemore Court, near Gloucester
Place of deathLucknowBritish India
Allegiance United Kingdom
Service/branchBengal Army
RankBrevet Major
Commands heldCorps of Guides
Hodson's Horse
Battles/warsFirst Anglo-Sikh War
Indian Mutiny
Hodson's grave in La Martiniere College in Lucknow
File:Hodson grave in la martiniere Lucknow.jpg