Hart's Annual Army List, Militia List, and Imperial Yeomanry List

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J. Murray., 1848
 

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265. oldal - Peninsular campaigns from early in 1810 to the end of the war in 1814, including the battle of Barrosa, capture of Badajoz, battle of Salamanca, siege of Burgos, affair of Morales, battles of Vittoria, Orthes, and Toulouse ; campaign of 1815, including the battle of Waterloo. Sir Robert has received the Gold Cross and two Clasps for Barrosa, Badajoz, Salamanca...
267. oldal - Calabria in 1806 under Sir John Stuart, including the battle of Maida and siege of Scylla. Peninsular campaigns from July 1811, to November, 1813, including the siege of Ciudad Rodrigo (wounded in the head), siege of forts at Salamanca (wounded in the face), heights of St. Christovel...
279. oldal - Ellicombe served in the Peninsula from Nov. 1811 to the end of the war, including the siege and storm of Ciudad Rodrigo, siege and storm of Badajoz, retreat from Burgos, advance of the army and crossing the Ebro, battle of Vittoria, as Brigade- Major; siege and storm of San Sebastian, 15th July to 9th Sept.
290. oldal - Feb. 1809, under a galling fire of musquetry, and defended by two batteries which commanded the entrance ; landed at the head of the Marines from the Resistance, carried a battery of four guns ; and assisted in the capture and blowing up of a French, man-of-war schooner, and destroyed her convoy, laden with supplies for the French army, 10th March, 1809 ; was subsequently at the siege of Cadiz ; and in 1832 in the castles of Naupoli de Romania, with an allied garrison during an attack on that city....
279. oldal - Reconnoitercd the enemy's coast under the fire of batteries, and was afterwards at the siege of Flushing. Received a bayonet-wound through the thigh, and a musketwound, which injured the spine, in leading a storming party to attack an advanced work occupied by the French on the Dike in front of Flushing, 14th Aug.
443. oldal - ... having approved of the medal which has been struck, is pleased to command -that it should be worn by the general officers, suspended by a ribbon of the colour of the sash, with a blue edge, round the neck ; and by the commanding officers of corps...
443. oldal - Badges, for military services of distinguished merit, shall be regulated as follows, viz. : — ' 1st. That no General, or other Officer, shall be considered entitled to receive them unless he has been personally and particularly engaged upon...
443. oldal - ... be worn by the General Officers, suspended by a ribbon of the colour of the sash, with a blue edge, round the neck ; and by the Commanding Officers of Battalions, or corps equivalent thereto, and Officers who may have succeeded to the actual command during the engagement, the Chiefs of Military Departments, and their Deputies and Assistants (having the rank of Field-Officers), and...
280. oldal - ... and remain with them — passing shot, shell and ammunition during the nights, and provisions during the day time — for the remainder of the operations ; received the thanks of Sir Rowland Hill at the passage of the Tagus in August same year, on the advance of his column to Madrid; and subsequently, when on route to Salamanca (in consequence of the enemy's cavalry intercepting the communications through the Sierra-do-Gato) was commanded by written instructions from the commander of the Forces,...
292. oldal - Walcheren in 1809. Also served in the 1st battalion in Portugal and in operations on the North Coast of Spain, at the taking and defence of Castro. Proceeded with the battalion to America, where it was brigaded under Sir Sidney Beck wit h at the attack upon Norfolk, and the taking of Hampton, and several small places.

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