I have recently read that of Wellington's 25,000 British troops at Waterloo, only 7000 were veterans from the Peninsula war. This strikes me as a rather unlikely number, given that majority of Wellington's British battalions had seen prior service…Continue
Started by Paul Goldstone. Last reply by Paul Goldstone Dec 21, 2012.
hello, I have a sword of the Shewsbury cavalry dated 1803 as being a gift to a Mr Richard Davies. As the use of Mr which is a none military rank is used it would look like the Mr Richard Davies was not at the time a member of the military but was a…Continue
Started by michael callaghan. Last reply by michael callaghan Oct 21, 2012.
A little bit outside the dates for this group, but do get in touch with Rachel Anchor if you are interested.
Posted by Kevin Linch on March 22, 2013 at 14:24
Broadly, we hope to:
Undertaking this through online social networking spaces is somewhat experimental. We don't want to…Continue