Private Waterfield in Ambala - 1 March, 1848
General Beat at half past 3 a.m. 15 miles to Ambala. Road much broken, consequently we were nearly smothered in dust. As soon as our new station became visible our band began to play some lively airs.
Private Waterfield, Memoir of Private Waterfield, 1 Mar. 1848. In Arthur Swinson and Donald Scott (ed.), The memoirs of Private Waterfield, soldier in Her Majesty's 32nd Regiment of Foot (Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry),1842-57 (London, 1968), p. 40. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1386419653311 accessed: 21 September, 2017
location of experience: Ambala
Originally submitted by th4 on Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:34:13 +0000