The Boxer Rebellion China Medal 1900 Of Sepoy Dhanpati Thapa 4th Gurkha Rifles

The Boxer Rebellion or the Yihetuan Movement was an anti-foreign, anti-colonial, and anti-Christian uprising in China between 1899 and 1901, towards the end of the Qing dynasty, by the Militia United in Righteousness (Yìhéquán), known as the Boxers in English because many of its members had practised Chinese martial arts, which at the time were referred to as Chinese Boxing.