During the Napoleonic wars, a British regiment's elan was largely gauged by its officer casualties

Uffindell, Andrew
December 1998
Military History;Dec98, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p74
Highlights how a British regiment's verve was gauged during the Napoleonic wars. Battles fought by the British troops led by General Sir Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington from 1808 to 1814 against the French in the Iberian Peninsula; Description of the Peninsular War; Books from Sir Charles Oman on the history of the Peninsular War.


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