Cemeteries & Memorials
Mhow Old Cemetery
| Mhow Old cemetery ||
|Transcribed by||Nigel Penny|
|Comment||WANT A PHOTOGRAPH OF ONE OF THESE HEADSTONES?|
This is one of the graveyards for which FIBIS commissioned Mr Rajat Sharma to take photographs and details of all legible headstones. All inscriptions are included wherever they are legible.
If you would like to order copies of photographs of any headstone listed in this index please make a note of the Gravestone Reference Number and order copies on our Cemeteries Project page where you will also find more details about this exciting project.
| ||Image ||MhowMasihi053A.jpg |
| ||Other image ||MhowMasihi053B.jpg |
| ||Other image ||MhowMasihi053C.jpg |
| ||Surname ||Harris |
| ||First Names ||Alfred |
| ||Rank/ Occupation ||Major |
| ||Regiment ||1st Regt Ben Cavalry |
| ||Date of Death ||1 Jul 1857 |
| ||Inscription ||Sacred to the memory of Colonel John Platt of the of the 23rd Regt. Ben. N. I. aged 55 years. Also of Captain James Fagan 23rd Regt. Ben N. I. aged 37 years. Also of Major Alfred Harris of the 1st Regt. Ben Cavalry aged 41 years. The above officers were killed in the execution of their duty on the night of the mutiny of the Bengal troops at Mhow 1st July 1857. |