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  • John M Labbe Corporal William Scott William Ambler George Menibus Reverend William Wheeler134 Sgt John Willis135 John Lowry Staff Sgt Henry …

  • Appendices 33

  • ADCs AND BRIGADE MAJ ORS Headguarters, Commander-in-Chief Allied Army of the Netherlands Lieutenant Colonel John William Fremantle, 2'“l Bat …

  • his normal duties of helping to copy and distribute De Lancey’s movement orders on 15 June, Lieutenant Jackson intervened in the bottleneck …

  • Fremantle served in the Peninsula from 1809 to the end of the war in 1814, during which time he held a succession of staff appointments and …

  • During the Waterloo campaign Armstrong was again ADC78 to Major General Vandeleur, now commander of the 4'h British Cavalry Brigade that was …

  • Captain Lord Arthur Moyses William Hill (half pay), 10th (or The Prince of Wales’s Own Royal) Regiment of Light Dragoons (Hussars) Gentleman …

  • serve twice in the Peninsula War for a total of three years and four months, and in1811, the first year of his second tour of duty there he …

  • PART TWO FORMER STUDENTS, GENTLEMEN CADETS AND STAFF OF THE ROYAL MILITARY COLLEGE WHO SERVED AS STAFF OFFICERS IN WELLINGTON’S ARMY WITH A …

  • According to fellow former cadet Lieutenant Basil Jackson of the Quartermaster General’s Department Hill, a portly young man, had been nickn …

  • (The recently acquired role of intelligence gathering by the Quartermaster General’s Department in addition to its more prosaic duties was e …

  • beginning of the campaign. Nine RMC-trained staff officers received one of more awards for their service at Waterloo (see appendix 2). No le …

  • Positioned out on the extremity of Wellington’ s left flank also made it difficult to know what was happening elsewhere on the battlefield. Viv …

  • Company 13/2/1813 (vice Fraser appointed to 93’” Foot), 3’” Garrison Battalion. 13 7 Captain of a Company 21/10/1813 (exchanged with Captain …

  • As his uncle’s only ADC69 Henry Somerset would have born the main responsibility for ensuring the speedy and accurate transmission of Lord S …

  • Each brigade was authorized one brigade major.10 The duties of a brigade major were similar to that of an ADC except that the former appoint …

  • afternoon. Sadly, his luck ran out towards the end of the battle. At about 6.30pm as the French attempted to exploit their capture of La Hai …

  • the 95‘h Rifles early on 15 June, and later that day accompanied Major General Pack to the Duchess of Richmond’s Ball at Brussels which Welli …

  • Augustus Cuyler was a cadet in the Junior Department of the Royal Military College for ten months. He reached the 3rd Class of Instruction b …

  • During the Waterloo campaign Disbrowe and his fellow former cadet Augustus Cuyler (see below) were the two ADCs108 on the staff of Major Gen …