A British Rifle Man The Journals and Correspondence of Major George Simmons, Rifle Brigade, During the Peninsular War and the Campaign of Waterloo
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A British Rifle Man The Journals and Correspondence of Major George Simmons, Rifle Brigade, During the Peninsular War and the Campaign of Waterloo

By George Simmons
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  • A BRITISH RIFLE MAN
    • SKETCH MAPS
    • CONTENTS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • COMMENCEMENT OF THE PENINSULAR WAR CAMPAIGN OF 1808
    • CAMPAIGN OF 1809
    • CHAPTER I
      • Letter No. I
      • Journal—25th May-15th July 1809
      • Letter No. II
    • Letter No. I
    • Journal—25th May-15th July 1809
    • Letter No. II
    • CHAPTER II
      • Journal—18th July-10th December 1809
      • Letter No. III
      • Letter No. IV
      • Journal—11th December-31st December 1809
    • Journal—18th July-10th December 1809
    • Letter No. III
    • Letter No. IV
    • Journal—11th December-31st December 1809
    • CAMPAIGN OF 1810
    • CHAPTER III Campaign of 1810
      • Journal—1st January-27th February 1810
      • Letter No. V
      • Journal—4th March-30th April 1810
        • Affair of Barba del Puerco
      • Affair of Barba del Puerco
      • Letter No. VI
    • Journal—1st January-27th February 1810
    • Letter No. V
    • Journal—4th March-30th April 1810
      • Affair of Barba del Puerco
    • Affair of Barba del Puerco
    • Letter No. VI
    • CHAPTER IV
      • Journal—7th May-8th August 1810
        • Combat of the Coa
      • Combat of the Coa
      • Letter No. VII
    • Journal—7th May-8th August 1810
      • Combat of the Coa
    • Combat of the Coa
    • Letter No. VII
    • CHAPTER V
      • Journal—15th August-30th September
      • Letter No. VIII
      • Journal—1st October-31st December 1810
      • Letter No. IX
    • Journal—15th August-30th September
    • Letter No. VIII
    • Journal—1st October-31st December 1810
    • Letter No. IX
    • CAMPAIGN OF 1811
    • CHAPTER VI
      • Letter No. X
      • Journal—20th January-25th March 1811
        • Fight of Pombal
        • Combat of Redinha
        • Action of Cazal Nova
        • Combat of Foz de Aronce
      • Fight of Pombal
      • Combat of Redinha
      • Action of Cazal Nova
      • Combat of Foz de Aronce
      • Letter No. XI
    • Letter No. X
    • Journal—20th January-25th March 1811
      • Fight of Pombal
      • Combat of Redinha
      • Action of Cazal Nova
      • Combat of Foz de Aronce
    • Fight of Pombal
    • Combat of Redinha
    • Action of Cazal Nova
    • Combat of Foz de Aronce
    • Letter No. XI
    • CHAPTER VII
      • Journal—26th March-25th May 1811
        • Action of Sabugal
        • Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro
      • Action of Sabugal
      • Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro
      • Letter No. XII
    • Journal—26th March-25th May 1811
      • Action of Sabugal
      • Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro
    • Action of Sabugal
    • Battle of Fuentes de Oñoro
    • Letter No. XII
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • Journal—26th May-21st August 1811
      • Letter No. XIII
      • Journal—29th August-September 1811
      • Letter No. XIV
      • Journal—1st October-20th December 1811
      • Letter No. XV
    • Journal—26th May-21st August 1811
    • Letter No. XIII
    • Journal—29th August-September 1811
    • Letter No. XIV
    • Journal—1st October-20th December 1811
    • Letter No. XV
    • CAMPAIGN OF 1812
    • CHAPTER IX
      • Journal—4th January-30th July 1812
        • Storming of Ciudad Rodrigo
        • Storming of Fort Picurina
        • Storming of Badajoz
        • Battle of Salamanca
      • Storming of Ciudad Rodrigo
      • Storming of Fort Picurina
      • Storming of Badajoz
      • Battle of Salamanca
    • Journal—4th January-30th July 1812
      • Storming of Ciudad Rodrigo
      • Storming of Fort Picurina
      • Storming of Badajoz
      • Battle of Salamanca
    • Storming of Ciudad Rodrigo
    • Storming of Fort Picurina
    • Storming of Badajoz
    • Battle of Salamanca
    • CHAPTER X
      • Journal—1st-31st August 1812
      • Letter No. XVI
      • Journal—1st September-31st December 1812
        • Combat of the Huebra (San Munoz)
      • Combat of the Huebra (San Munoz)
      • Letter No. XVII
      • Letter No. XVIII
    • Journal—1st-31st August 1812
    • Letter No. XVI
    • Journal—1st September-31st December 1812
      • Combat of the Huebra (San Munoz)
    • Combat of the Huebra (San Munoz)
    • Letter No. XVII
    • Letter No. XVIII
    • CAMPAIGN OF 1813
    • CHAPTER XI
      • Letter No. XIX
      • Letter No. XX
        • Postscript, written across the Preceding by George Simmons
      • Postscript, written across the Preceding by George Simmons
      • Journal—1st May-30th August 1813
        • Battle of Vitoria
      • Battle of Vitoria
    • Letter No. XIX
    • Letter No. XX
      • Postscript, written across the Preceding by George Simmons
    • Postscript, written across the Preceding by George Simmons
    • Journal—1st May-30th August 1813
      • Battle of Vitoria
    • Battle of Vitoria
    • CHAPTER XII
      • Letter No. XXI
      • Journal—31st August-31st December 1813
        • Forcing the Pass of Vera
        • Battle of the Nivelle
      • Forcing the Pass of Vera
      • Battle of the Nivelle
      • Letter No. XXII
    • Letter No. XXI
    • Journal—31st August-31st December 1813
      • Forcing the Pass of Vera
      • Battle of the Nivelle
    • Forcing the Pass of Vera
    • Battle of the Nivelle
    • Letter No. XXII
    • CAMPAIGN OF 1814
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • Journal—12th January-21st March 1814
        • Battle of Orthez
        • Action of Tarbes
      • Battle of Orthez
      • Action of Tarbes
      • Letter No. XXIII
        • Finished by Maud Simmons
      • Finished by Maud Simmons
      • Journal—13th April-23rd July 1814
    • Journal—12th January-21st March 1814
      • Battle of Orthez
      • Action of Tarbes
    • Battle of Orthez
    • Action of Tarbes
    • Letter No. XXIII
      • Finished by Maud Simmons
    • Finished by Maud Simmons
    • Journal—13th April-23rd July 1814
    • CAMPAIGN OF 1815
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • Journal—25th April-June 1815
      • Letter No. XXIV
      • Journal—15th-18th June 1815
      • Letter No. XXV
      • Letter No. XXVI
      • Letter No. XXVII
    • Journal—25th April-June 1815
    • Letter No. XXIV
    • Journal—15th-18th June 1815
    • Letter No. XXV
    • Letter No. XXVI
    • Letter No. XXVII
    • CONCLUSION
    • APPENDIX I
    • APPENDIX II Medical Certificates
    • FOOTNOTES:
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