…by the 52nd Regiment at Waterloo 1896

Capture of a French Battery

This incident took place during the final stages of the Battle of Waterloo, after the 52nd Light Infantry had routed the last advancing column of the French Imperial Guard and the pursuit of the French by Wellington’s army was in progress. *

*from an information plate next to the painting

4 Comments CherryPie on Nov 17th 2016

4 Responses to “Capture of a French Battery…”

  1. Ginnie says:

    HISTORY. I guess whenever there’s a song about it, it’s important?! :)

  2. Ayush says:

    the painting certainly conveys a decisive message, CP.