Mangal Pandey: 1984 stamp. Mangal Pandey led a revolt that marked the start of the 1857 Rebellion in Barrackpore/Barrackpur, West Bengal (India). The origin of the Indian place name, Barrackpore/Barrackpur, is described here.

Mangal Pandey: 1984 stamp. Mangal Pandey led a revolt that marked the start of the 1857 Rebellion in Barrackpore/Barrackpur, West Bengal (India). The origin of the Indian place name, Barrackpore/Barrackpur, is described here.