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18th June 1815 saw the final defeat of Napoleon's Revolutonary French Army. This document pack, containing 12 facsimiles, recreates the action from this historic day from the viewpoint of Wellington himself down to an ordinary "Tommy" fighting in the line. The pack includes: a dispatch from Wellington describing the victory at Waterloo; a colour plan showing three stages of the battle of Quatre Bras; the service record of the original British "Tommy" - Private Thomas Atkins; a list of officer casualties at Waterloo; an extract from the "Rules & Regulations of HM Forces" - how to form a Square; and the Quarterly Pay List of 2/73rd Foot, showing casualties at Waterloo.
Title: Battlefront: Waterloo Document Pack
Categories: World War II,
Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:
ISBN Number: 1903365090
ISBN Number 13: 9781903365090
Book Details: The National Archives [United Kingdom]
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 365090
Description: The crucial final battle against Napoleon in June, 1815 comes alive with the documents within including: â€œWaterloo Despatchâ€, â€œPlan of the Battle of Waterlooâ€, â€œAlliesâ€™ Declaration at Viennaâ€, â€œOfficersâ€™ Casualty Listâ€ and more.
The National Archives [United Kingdom]