A soldier of the Seventy-First the journal of a soldier in the Peninsular War

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Published by Windrush Press in Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Argentina,
  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Great Britain. Army Highland Light Infantry -- Diaries,
  • Peninsular War, 1807-1814 -- Personal narratives, Scottish,
  • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Diaries,
  • Argentina -- History -- English Invasions, 1806-1807 -- Personal narratives, Scottish

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementedited and introduced by Christopher Hibbert.
ContributionsHibbert, Christopher, 1924-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC232 .S65 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 121 p. :
Number of Pages121
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL740340M
ISBN 100900075899
LC Control Number97131972
OCLC/WorldCa35766147

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The Seventy-first regiment, commanded by Major Dalrymple, crossed the south branch of the Cavery at nine o’clock at night on the 18th of February, and in two hours after attacked by surprise a camp of the enemy’s cavalry, of whom great part were slain, and the remainder dispersed in all directions.

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