Diary of a cavalry officer in the Peninsular War and Waterloo campaign: 1809-1815
Publish date: September 23rd 1971
Publisher: Frederick Muller, " />
Edition language: English
Tomkinson was with the 16th (Queen's) lancers and often seconded to intelligence officer Edward Cocks. Injured and shipped home in 1809, once he returns he's with the army through Waterloo. Great maps and detail of military action; he did not like all the officers and can explain why some battle dec...