Robert S. Rait & Richard Cannon
An outstanding soldier and his regiment in the Peninsular War
Those who know anything of Hugh Gough will probably know of him as the general who defeated the Sikhs of the Punjab and final..
George B. L’Estrange & Richard Cannon
With a Short Historical Record of the 31st or Huntingdonshire Regiment of Foot
by Richard Cannon
An excellent Peninsular War first-hand account and regimental history
The 31st (Huntingdonshire) Regiment of Foot earned their title of the Young Buffs at Dettingen, where George II, mistook them b..
A rare eyewitness account of a British infantry officer with Wellington
This book is a first rate eyewitness narrative of the Peninsular War written by a regimental officer of the British Army. In ..
Andrew Leith Hay
The Experiences of an Aide-de-Camp and Officer in the 29th (Worcestershire) Regiment During the Napoleonic Wars in Spain & Portugal
At war against Napoleon’s army with the famous duke
This is an invaluable first hand account of a British officer who served under both Moore and Wellington against Napoleon’s invading French force..
The Exploits of the Officers & Men in the Battles of the Peninsular War 1809-1814
Accounts of battle and daring under the ‘Iron Duke’
The author of this book, Edward Fraser, specialised in histories concerning the soldiers and sailors of the Napoleonic Age. Originally titled, in..
George T. Napier
Personal Recollections of Service With the Light Division During the Peninsular War Under Moore & Wellington
At war in Spain against Napoleon’s French Army
Any student of the military history of Great Britain during the 19th century will be aware of the name Napier. This was a remarkable family. Colonel G..
The Adventures of a Young Medical Officer of H.M. 66th Regt. in Portugal, Spain and India 1811-1817
To Spain, Portugal and India on campaign with the British Army
The author of this interesting Peninsular War account was a medical man attached to the 66th Regiment of Foot—the Berkshire Regiment. ..
With the 95th (Rifles) During the Napoleonic Wars: Adventures in the Rifle Brigade & Random Shots from a Rifleman
With the 95th (Rifles) During the Napoleonic Wars—Adventures in the Rifle Brigade & Random Shots from a Rifleman
Unabridged, Unedited and Newly Revised—Kincaid's experiences with the famous Rif..
The British-Russian Expedition Against the Gallo-Batavian Forces in the Low Countries
An early campaign of the long war for Europe
This anonymously written account concerns itself with an early episode in Britain’s struggle with the Revolutionary France that would shortly evolve int..
The Experiences of a British Infantry Officer Throughout the Napoleonic Wars
A British infantry officer of Wellington's Army
Harry Ross-Lewin is yet another of that small band of British soldiers of the Napoleonic era who wrote a memoir of his military service and in so doi..
The Reminiscences of an Officer of H. M 20th Regiment During the Napoleonic Wars
The military experiences of an infantry officer on many campaigns
The author of this book had the distinction of belonging to a regiment which saw active service in several campaigns and theatres d..
A Serving Officer’s History 1808-1811
An infantry officer’s view of the war in Spain and Portugal
This book concerns the history, as it was experienced by the author, of Wellingtons campaigns in Spain and Portugal to the point that the..
Newman Smith & C. W.
Flying Sketches of the Battle of Waterloo
Some Particulars of the Battle of Waterloo
Further insights into the campaign of 1815
This book contains two pieces—one very short—which give the reader and student of military history further insights into the Battle of Waterloo. The first..
Harry Smith and William Surtees
The Experiences of Two Soldiers During the War of 1812
Accompanying Histories of the Campaign and Regiment in the Period by Eric Sheppard and William Cope
Rifle green to America
Relations between the British Empire and its former—rebellious—..
A. F. Mockler-Ferryman & Samuel Rice
The Napoleonic Wars with H.M. 51st Regiment—Corsica, 1794 to Waterloo, 1815
An essential British Army memoir from a regimental officer
Historian Mockler-Ferryman has taken the letters and papers of Sam Rice of H.M 51st regiment of foot and combined them with his own narrat..