Piper Kenneth MacKay of the 79th Cameron Highlanders at the Battle of Waterloo, 1815.  In the heat of battle, Piper MacKay stepped from the protection of the ranks and began to play, Cogadh no Sith (War or Peace).  He was later presented a set of silver mounted pipes by the King for his act of bravery.

thesixthduke: “ revgmh: Piper Kenneth MacKay of the Cameron Highlanders at the Battle of Waterloo, In the heat of battle, Piper MacKay stepped from the protection of the ranks and began to.

Hougoumont, at the end of the battle...

One of the finest feats of any troops during the Napoleonic wars was certainly the defence of Hougomont by the Foot Guards, Nassau & other troop detachments given the odds, and the size of the perimeter was stirling stuff!

Sergeant of the grenadier company of the 1st Battalion, 79th Infantry Regiment 'Cameron Highlanders, Waterloo 1815

British 1815 Sergeant of the grenadier company of the Battalion, Infantry Regiment 'Cameron Highlanders, Waterloo 1815

1815  Battle of Waterloo by Thomas Jones Barker (1815-1882)  wikimedia.org (PD-Art)

NAP: Battle of Waterloo by Thomas Jones Barker.

I Soldatini di Gaetano Ciotola: Ufficiale Royal Horse Artillery - Waterloo 1815 - Collezione Gaetano Ciotola

I Soldatini di Gaetano Ciotola: Ufficiale Royal Horse Artillery - Waterloo

Burnous captured from Napoleon’s baggage train after the Battle of Waterloo, 1815

fripperiesandfobs: “ Burnous captured from Napoleon’s baggage train after the Battle of Waterloo, 1815 From the Royal Collection ”

Waterloo 1815 (Hardcover) (John Grehan)

Waterloo 1815 (Hardcover) (John Grehan)

WATERLOO 1815 AP040 WW2 ITALIAN INFANTRY IN CAMPAIGN DRESS 1/72 SCALE – DRUMANDFLAG

WATERLOO 1815 AP040 WW2 ITALIAN INFANTRY IN CAMPAIGN DRESS 1/72 SCALE – DRUMANDFLAG

WATERLOO 1815 AP062 FRENCH LINE INFANTRY VOLTIGEURS AT WATERLOO. 1/72 – DRUMANDFLAG

WATERLOO 1815 AP062 FRENCH LINE INFANTRY VOLTIGEURS AT WATERLOO. 1/72 – DRUMANDFLAG

Chateau Hougoumont Waterloo Belgium, which the English defended against the French. Visited here on the 191st Anniversary of the battle. 2015 will be the 200 year special Enactment of the battle of waterloo

Light Companies of Coldstream Guards defend Hougoumont Battle of Waterloo June 1815

SOLDIERS- Churms: NAP- Britain: OFFICER R.H.A. WATERLOO 1815, by Mark Churms.

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Jun 18, 1815:  Napoleon defeated at Waterloo.  "Scotland for ever!"  The Charge of the Royal Scots Greys, 2nd Dragoons, as part of the Union Brigade at the Battle of Waterloo.

Charge of the Scots Greys at Waterloo. is an 1881 painting depicting the start of the cavalry charge of the Royal Scots Greys who charged alongside the British heavy cavalry at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815 during the Napoleonic wars.

Sir Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington. During the Peninsular War in Spain and Portugal the Duke of Wellington depended on maritime supply. The French fleet in the Basque Roads operated against the British supply ships. This Day in History: Apr 11, 1809: Battle of the Basque Roads between France and the United Kingdom starts http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/

Rare skeleton of unknown 'British' soldier found Waterloo Battlefield

Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington - by Sir Thomas Lawrence

Battle of Waterloo, 1815. attack of French Guard at Waterloo

Battle of Waterloo, attack of French Guard at Waterloo

Royal Horse Artillery at Battle of Waterloo, 1815.

The Royal Horse Artillery, Waterloo 1815

An Egyptian-style cloak was worn by Napoleon the night before the battle of Waterloo, 1815

Waterloo at Windsor exhibition open until 6 January This is a cloak belonging to Napoleon Bonaparte Royal Collection Trust © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

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