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British and Allied Infantry First Hand Accounts

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Private O’Neil
Charles O’Neil
The recollections of an Irish Rogue of H. M. 28th Regt.—The Slashers— during the Peninsula & Waterloo campaigns of the Napoleonic war
At war with ‘the Slashers’—the fighting 28th O’Neil wrote his military memoirs from his American home, having moved there from Canada because he “did not feel safe” after quitting Ireland out of ne..
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Men of the Rifles
Thomas Knight, Henry Curling & Jonathan Leach
A LEONAUR ORIGINAL

The Reminiscences of Thomas Knight of the 95th (Rifles) by Thomas Knight

Henry Curling's Anecdotes by Henry Curling

The Field Services of the Rifle Brigade from
This book--a Leonaur original--contains three rare works by members of Wellington's green sharpshooters. The first was written by Rifleman Knight-a personality who rarely appears in histories of the r..
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Adventures of a Young Rifleman
Johann Christian Maempel
The Experiences of a Saxon in the French & British Armies During the Napoleonic Wars
An ordinary young soldier's view of both sides of a great conflict This a companion book the Leonaur title 'A conscript for Empire’. Like young Philippe Schwein the author of that book, Johan Chris..
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The Compleat Rifleman Harris
by Benjamin Harris As Told To & Transcribed by Captain Henry Curling 52nd Regt. of Foot
The adventures of a soldier of the 95th (Rifles) during the Peninsular Campaign of the Napoleonic Wars
The most famous Rifleman account in its complete and original form - unedited and unabridged Benjamin Harris’ story has rightly won its place amongst the best and most well known British Army accounts..
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Surtees of the Rifles
by William Surtees
A Soldier of the 95th (Rifles) in the Peninsular campaign of the Napoleonic Wars.
In more ways than any other writer from the ranks of the 95th, William Surtees’ story most closely resembles that of fiction’s most famous Rifleman. Surtees actually came from a humble background and ..
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Royal Highlander
James Anton
A soldier of H.M 42nd (Royal) Highlanders during the Peninsular, South of France & Waterloo Campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars
James Anton was a Scottish highlander whose taste for adventure led him to join the militia and then the regular infantry—as a soldier of the 42nd—The Royal Highlanders. The Peninsular War had been ra..
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Rifleman Costello
by Edward Costello
The adventures of a soldier of the 95th (Rifles) in the Peninsular & Waterloo Campaigns of the Napoleonic wars.
Meet the ever resourceful Ned Costello, a real life example of one of ‘Sharpe’s chosen men’ For those with an interest in Wellingtons sharpshooters - the famous 95th Rifles - there are few more eng..
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Marines to 95th (Rifles)
Thomas Fernyhough
The military experiences of Robert Fernyhough during the Napoleonic Wars
This is the story of a Royal Marine who wanted to be a Riflfleman. He achieved his ambition, but not before he saw action and captivity in South America and endured hard service and many adventures as..
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Light Bob
Robert Blakeney
The experiences of a young officer in H.M 28th & 36th regiments of the British Infantry during the Peninsular Campaign of the Napoleonic Wars 1804 - 1814
This is the story of a very young man who joined the British Army at the age of only 15 in 1804 and spent the following ten years of his life on perpetual campaign in Spain, Portugal and France at war..
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Fusilier Cooper
John S. Cooper
Experiences in the 7th (Royal) Fusiliers During the Peninsular Campaign of the Napoleonic Wars and the American Campaign to New Orleans
John Cooper enlisted as a soldier and was from a family of soldiers. In the Peninsular he often met his brother, who served in another regiment. John was clearly a good soldier, because he rose steadi..
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Fighting Napoleon’s Empire
Joseph Anderson
The Campaigns of a British Infantryman in Italy, Egypt, the Peninsular & the West Indies During the Napoleonic Wars
When Joseph Anderson joined the British Army to fight the French he little realised that his service would find him in action across the globe. The rarely reported expedition to southern Italy found h..
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Ensign Bell in the Peninsular War
by George Bell
The Experiences of a young British Soldier of the 34th Regiment 'The Cumberland Gentlemen' in the Napoleonic wars.
This book is one of the least known accounts of life on the battlefield and on campaign during the Peninsular War. If its obscurity was in some way, a reflection of its quality this might be understan..
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Captain of the 95th Rifles
by Jonathan Leach
An officer of Wellington's sharpshooters during the Peninsular, South of France and Waterloo campaigns of the Napoleonic wars
A Must for Peninsular War enthusiasts and all those interested in the famous green Riflemen Captain Leach brings his military experiences during the Napoleonic Wars into sharp relief. We share the rig..
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Bugler and Officer of the Rifles
by William Green & Harry Smith
With the 95th (Rifles) during the Peninsular & Waterloo Campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars
Bugler 'Bill' Green and his officer Harry Smith tell their stories of fighting Napoleon's army in Spain The 95th, Wellington's famous green sharpshooter regiment was unusual in that it prompted severa..
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Bayonets, Bugles and Bonnets
by James 'Thomas' Todd as told to Thomas Howell
Experiences of hard soldiering with the 71st Foot - the Highland Light Infantry - through many battles of the Napoleonic wars including the Peninsular & Waterloo Campaigns
Failed Actor to Soldier & nine years service (from 1806-1815) a young Scot's experiences of war in South America, Spain & Finally at Waterloo Originally written anonymously this is the first-h..
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