Thursday, 4 December 2014

A Little Wars 'Wintereisse' ...La Haye Sante and Major Baring - Part 2

Major Baring's inspired defence lives on in a number of ways at Waterloo.  It was a delight to find these Funcken illustrations of the battle:

The Funcken 'comic strip' book of the battle being a real gem, and completely unknown to the writer!

And the memorial to Major Von Baring and his gallant men is being restored for the Waterloo 200:

And glorious blue skies over the farm of La Haie Sainte.

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