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Napoleonic Wars

Napoleonic Wars

A series of wars begun in 1803 by Napoleon 1 in his bid to conquer Europe. They ended in 1815 when he was defeated at Waterloo by Wellington.

Many Islanders saw service in all corners of the empire with the Seaforth Highlanders.

 

Title: Napoleonic Wars
Record Type: Historical Events
Time Period: 19th Century
Record Maintained By: HC
Subject Id: 35986