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Biographical Notices Of Officers Of The Royal Bengal Engineers

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Hodson, List of the Officers of the Bengal Army, 4 vols. (London, ) Alphabetically arranged and annotated with biographical and genealogical notices, giving details of: (1) rank and brief career history (2) family information (3) service records: regiments or battalions in which the officer served (4) references to.

James Rennell, now known as the Father of Indian Geography, laboured in Bengal and elsewhere for a period of 13 years, during which he surveyed an area of aboutsquare miles (, km 2), stretching from the eastern boundaries of Lower Bengal to Agra, and from the Himalayas to the borders of Bundelkhand and Chota Nagpur.

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