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Bapu Gokhale was a general working for the Marathas in the Third Anglo-Maratha War.[1] He was entrusted by Peshwa Baji Rao II with the preparations of the Third Anglo-Maratha War against the British in 1818.[1] He died on February 19, 1818 during the battle of Ashti while defending the Peshwa from the British. He fought bravely and died with a sword in his hand just as he had wished he would have preferred to.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Duff 1921, pp. 468–469.
  2. Duff 1921, p. 491.


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