The Battle of Buxar was fought on 22 October 1764 between the forces under the command of the British East India Company led by Hector Munro and the combined armies of Mir Qasim, Nawab of Bengal till 1763; the Nawab of Awadh; and the Mughal Emperor Shah Alam II. The battle fought at Buxar, a "small fortified town" within the territory of Bengal, located on the banks of the Ganges river about 130 kilometres (81 mi) west of Patna, was a decisive victory for the British East India Company.

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  • The Battle of Buxar was fought on 22 October 1764 between the forces under the command of the British East India Company led by Hector Munro and the combined armies of Mir Qasim, Nawab of Bengal till 1763; the Nawab of Awadh; and the Mughal Emperor Shah Alam II. The battle fought at Buxar, a "small fortified town" within the territory of Bengal, located on the banks of the Ganges river about 130 kilometres (81 mi) west of Patna, was a decisive victory for the British East India Company. Shuja-ud-Daulah and Shah Alam surrendered and the war came to an end by the "Treaty of Allahabad" in 1765. (en)
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  • 2,000 killed
  • Disputed
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  • British East India Company
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  • British East India Companyvictory
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  • * Battle of Plassey * Battle of Patna (1760) * Battle of Gaya (1760) * Battle of Sirpur * Battle of Birpur * Battle of Siwan * Battle of Gheria * Battle of Katwa * Battle of Patna * Battle of Udaynala (1763) * Battle of Buxar * Battle of Patna (1764) * Battle of Kora (1765) (en)
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  • British East India Company (en)
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  • Shah Alam II *Shuja-ud-Daula *Mirza Najaf Khan *Mir Qasim (en)
  • Hector Munro of Novar (en)
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  • Battle of Buxar (en)
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  • Campaignbox Bengal War (en)
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  • The Bengal Wars (en)
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  • Near Buxar (en)
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  • British East India Company Victory (en)
  • British East India Company victory (en)
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  • The Battle of Buxar was fought on 22 October 1764 between the forces under the command of the British East India Company led by Hector Munro and the combined armies of Mir Qasim, Nawab of Bengal till 1763; the Nawab of Awadh; and the Mughal Emperor Shah Alam II. The battle fought at Buxar, a "small fortified town" within the territory of Bengal, located on the banks of the Ganges river about 130 kilometres (81 mi) west of Patna, was a decisive victory for the British East India Company. (en)
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  • Battle of Buxar (en)
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