cavalry officer in the Corunna Campaign, 1808-1809

the journal of Captain Gordon of the 15th Hussars
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John Murray , London
Gordon, Alexa
Other titlesThe journal of a cavalry officer in the Corunna Campaign, 1808-1809., The Corunna Campaign.
Statementedited by H. C. Wylly.
ContributionsWylly, H. C.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 236p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18707622M

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A Cavalry Officer In The Corunna Campaign The Journal Of Captain Gordon Of The 15th Hussars. A vivid eye-witness account of the catastrophic and chaotic Corunna campaign by a Scottish Hussar officer who was there.

A must for all Napoleonic buffs – especially fans of the Peninsular War. A CAVALRY OFFICER IN THE CORUNNA CAMPAIGN THE JOURNAL OF CAPTAIN GORDON of the 15th Hussars quantity.

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Medical aspects of Sir John Moore's Corunna Campaign, M R Howard MRCP Whitegates Cottage, 23 Gastons Road, Malmesbury, Wiltshire SN16 OBD Keywords: military medicine; Peninsula war; typhus; dysentery Following the convention of Cintra in August it was resolved that an army of 30 infantry and cavalry was to be employed in.

The Battle of Corunna (or A Coruña, La Corunna, La Coruña or La Corogne), in Spain known as Battle of Elviña, took place on 16 Januarywhen a French corps under Marshal of the Empire Nicolas Jean de Dieu Soult attacked a British army under Lieutenant-General Sir John battle took place amidst the Peninsular War, which was a part of the wider Napoleonic Wars.

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(Harold Carmichael) Wylly. Abstract. Binder's title: The Corunna of access: Internet. WYLLY (Col. H.C., CB) Ed. A Cavalry Officer in the Corunna Campaign The Journal of Captain Gordon of the 15th Hussars, 1st Ed., xvi+pp., col. portrait. Buy Journal of a Cavalry Officer in the Corunna Campaign, Facsimile Edition by Gordon, Alexander (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Author: Alexander Gordon.

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Get this from a library. A cavalry officer in the Corunna campaign the journal of Captain Gordon of the 15th Hussars. [Alexander Gordon; H C Wylly]. The battle of Corunna, 16 Januarywas the final fight during Sir John Moore’s retreat from Spain in the winter of After a desperate retreat across the mountains of north western Spain, the British army had reached the coast at Betanzos by the morning of 10 Januarywhere it quickly began to recover from its ordeal.

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Captain Gordon led a troop of the 15th. The Battle of Corunna (or A Coruña, La Corunna, La Coruña, Elviña or La Corogne) took place on 16 Januarywhen a French corps under Marshal of the Empire Nicolas Jean de Dieu Soult attacked a British army under Lieutenant-General Sir John battle took place amidst the Peninsular War, which was a part of the wider Napoleonic was a result of a French campaign, led by.

The Diary of a Cavalry Officer in the Peninsular and Waterloo Campaign, William Tomkinson. but the book gives you a pretty good feel for what the day-to-day life was like for someone in the light cavalry.

Selected pages. Page Page /5(1). A graphic account of the Battle of Sahagun is to be found in Captain Alexander Gordon‘s ‘A Journal of a Cavalry Officer in the Corunna Campaign ’. Gordon was a captain in the 15 th Hussars at the Battle of Sahagun.

The Battle of Sahagún (21 December ) was a cavalry clash at Sahagún, Spain, in which the British 15th Light Dragoons (Hussars) defeated two regiments of French cavalry during the Corunna Campaign of the Peninsular War. Losses to one of the French regiments were so heavy that it was subsequently disbanded.

The action marked the final phase of the British army's advance into the interior. Gordon, Alexander. A Cavalry Officer in the Corunna Campaign: – Tyne & Wear: Worley Productions; pages.

Notes: Contains Music and words to Ballad “Sahagun” and regimental call. Jones, Charles. Cavalry in the Corunna Campaign: (as Told in the Diary of the Adjutant of the 15th Hussars). London: Gale & Polden, A Cavalry Officer In The Corunna Campaign Captain Gordon led a troop of the 15th Hussars during the first of the British army’s campaigns into Spain, commanded by Sir John Moore.

A Cavalry Officer in the Corunna Campaign, ; The Journal of Captain Gordon of the 15th Hussars (reprint ed.). N&M Press. N&M Press. ISBN In the bitter winter ofa small British force found itself outnumbered and outmanouevered by a French army led by none other than the emperor Napoleon.

Faced with crushing defeat, the British, commanded by Sir John Moore, turned and began a legendary march through the snow and ice of northern Spain to freedom and escape. Napoleon, swearing that he would drive the British leopard.

Diary of a Cavalry Officer in the Peninsular War and Waterloo Campaign by Lieutenant Colonel Tomkinson 16 th Light Dragoons. A Journal of a Cavalry Officer in the Corunna Campaign by Captain Alexander Gordon of the 15 th Hussars.

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Search This bibliography is divided into twenty-five sections, such as Generals, Artillery, Infantry, etc. In most sections the books are listed in alphabetical order by the author’s last name.

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