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Where Duty Calls Me Napoleonic War experiences of Rifleman William Green

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edited by Dorothea & S. John Teague

A new, expanded edition of the diary of a sharpshooter of the 95th Regiment, the Rifle Brigade in the Peninsula War, first re-published by SynJon books in 1975.

The book details William Green’s campaigns in Northern Europe, Spain & Portugal, including his exploits as a veteran of the battles of Ciudad Rodrigo, Badajoz, Busaco and Corunna in his own words. It goes on to cover the recent discovery of his war medal, the ceremony to mark the erection of a memorial stone in his home town of Leicester, UK, as well as the historical background.

With an introduction by the joint editors.

Index, Bibliography & Chronology, 144 Pages, 9 Illustrations, paperback.

ISBN 978 0 904373 12 7