The IXth Regiment of Foot - The East Norfolks, by Peter Catley

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The IXth Regiment of Foot - The East Norfolks, by Peter Catley
The IXth Regiment of Foot, by Peter Catley

Large A4 size spiral bound booklet published in 1998, 44 pages. (S7833WSOU3)

This booklet begins with a brief introduction to the history of the 9th regiment of Foot (first 10 pages), before going on to provide an acount of the regiment during the Peninsular campaign of the Napoleonic Wars. Sections include:
  • A Regiment History from 1685 to 1909
  • The Peninsular War 1808 to 1813 - The First Campaign (1808-1809), including the battles of Rolica and Vimeiro, the Convention of Cintra, the retreat to Corunna, and the Battle of Corunna
  • The Second Campaign (1809-1810), including the Battles of the Douro, Talavera, and Busaco
  • The Third Campaign (1811-1814), including the battles of Fuentes des Onoro, Alburea, the storming of Cuidad Rodrigo and Badajoz, the battles of Salamanca and Vittoria, and the road to France

The condition of the booklet isgenerally good. The covers have some minor scuffs and blemishes, but the spiral binding is intact and all pages are clean, intact and tightly bound.
Condition New