(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Armed Forces | Art and Culture | Articles | Biographies | Colonies | Discussion | Glossary | Home | Library | Links | Map Room | Sources and Media | Science and Technology | Search | Student Zone | Timelines | TV & Film | Wargames. Privacy policy The force numbered 18,400, all commanded by Lieut-General Sir Gerald Graham VC. The first commanding officer of the 1st Regiment of Hodson's Horse was Capt Walter Grant but their first action was led by their 2nd in command, Lieut Charles Palliser who later became the first CO of the 2nd regiment. All rights reserved. If he succeeds, war is inevitable. Because so many were done in such a short span of time, to me they tend to blend together in my mind. Of course, the two main leads are also at odds and that makes for some interesting situations. He would have killed more if he had not been overpowered by Jemadar Ajub Khan. Awards ), http://movies.nytimes.com/movie/29736/Lives-of-a-Bengal-Lancer/details, http://www.nbrmp.org/features/SOSICEBERG.cfm, "The 8th Academy Awards (1936) Nominees and Winners", http://www.oscars.org/awards/academyawards/legacy/ceremony/8th-winners.html, http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Lives_of_a_Bengal_Lancer&oldid=498757392, Films set in the Indian independence movement, Assistant Director (Clem Beauchamp, Paul Wing) (Won). Paramount had planned to produce the film in 1931 and sent Ernest B. Schoedsack and Rex Wimpy to India to film location shots such as a tiger hunt[2] however much of the film stock deteriorated[3]. The force that gathered in Malta included 2 batteries of artillery, 4 companies of Indian Sappers and Miners, the 2nd Gurkhas, five Indian Infantry regiments and two Indian cavalry regiments, all under the command of Lieutenant-General Sir Garnet Wolseley. Long before I saw this I knew a small trivia fact and that is it's reported to have been Adolph Hitler's favourite movie . When the movie was eventually made, much of the production took place in the hills surrounding Los Angeles. FAQ In 1914 the 9th were stationed at Ambala so were sent to France with the Ambala Cavalry Brigade. General Sir William Lockhart led two divisions as the main column, into Tirah while the other two, the Peshawar and Kurram columns advanced on the flanks. As a result, the regiment stayed in Malta until October when they sailed back to Bombay. Bengal Lancer - Food Hygiene Rating Back to search results. Capt. Change the target language to find translations. In a mainstream story, Stone might then redeem himself by sacrificing his own life. On 8th April 1862 the 9th Bengal Cavalry were ordered to Bhutan and the 3 squadrons sent to different places. Arriving for adventure, Scotch-Canadian colonist Gary Cooper (as Alan "Mac" McGregor) survives an attack by Indian rebels, and is pegged to quash the resistance. In 1859 there was a skirmish near Kamdakot on 4th January, followed by a three month period of inactivity. Three men died in agony and the rest were permanently disabled. It was difficult country for cavalry. The next objective was the building of the Suakin-Berber railway.