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Seite 106 - Served also the campaign of 1815, including the battles of Quatre Bras and Waterloo, at which latter he was slightly wounded.
Seite 529 - It is, therefore, with the greatest pleasure that we now see this book take its place among the English classics. Of the translation we need only say that it is such as might be expected from the skill, the taste, and the scrupulous integrity of the accomplished lady who, as an interpreter between the mind of Germany and the mind of Britain, has already deserved so well of both countries.
Seite 281 - Ingilby served in the Peninsula from July 1810 to Jan. 1813, including the sieges of Ciudad Rodrigo, Forts of Salamanca (wounded), and Burgos; and the battles of Busaco, Fuentes d'Onor, and Salamanca. Served also the campaign of 1815, and was present at the battle of Waterloo. He has received the silver War Medal with four clasps.
Seite 278 - Hope in 1806, and proceeded from thence on the expedition to Buenos Ayres, where he was twice severely wounded and taken prisoner; served in the Peninsula and South of France, from June, 1809, to July, 1814, including the battles of the Coa and...
Seite 279 - Served also the campaign of 1815, Including the battles of Quatre Bras and Waterloo, and capture of Paris.
Seite 531 - ... days. I then felt that his book, in spite of its faults, will always be a noble work — and that we may correct his errors and combat his prejudices without ceasing to admit that few men have combined, if we are not to say in so high a degree, at least in a manner so complete and so well regulated, the necessary qualifications for a writer of history.
Seite 441 - Medals which have been issued in commemoration of the brilliant and distinguished events in which the success of His Majesty's arms has received the Royal approbation, the Prince Regent has been pleased to command that the following Regulations shall be adopted in the grant and circulation of such marks of distinction : viz.
Seite 442 - Highness was further pleased to command that the distribution of Medals or Badges for Military services of distinguished merit shall be regulated as follows : viz. — 1st. That no General or other Officer shall be considered entitled to receive them, unless he has been personally and particularly engaged upon those occasions of great importance and peculiar brilliancy, in commemoration of which such marks of distinction are to be bestowed.
Seite 442 - ... be bestowed. 2nd. That no Officer shall be considered a candidate for the Medal, or Badge, except upon the special selection and report of the Commander of the Forces upon the spot, as having merited the distinction by conspicuous services.
Seite 213 - ID the Peninsula during 1813 and 14, and commanded a brigade at the battles of the Nivelle and Orthes, for which he has received a medal and a clasp. Commanded the Infantry Brigade that took possession of...

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