Private Waterfield in Allahabad - 8 January, 1847

from Memoirs of Private Waterfield, 8 Jan. 1847, page 26:

Marched to Allahabad Cantonment. 4 miles 6 furlongs... Crossed the bridge of boats over the Ganges... The music of our band sounded full and bold while crossing the bridge.
cite as

Private Waterfield, Memoirs of Private Waterfield, 8 Jan. 1847. In Donald Scott and Arthur Swinson (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. 26. accessed: 17 June, 2024

location of experience: Allahabad


Listening to

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military band on the march performed by band of the 32nd Regiment of Foot

Experience Information

Date/Time 8 January, 1847
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by th4 on Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:06:48 +0000