Private Waterfield in Multan - 3 January, 1849

from Memoir of Private Waterfield, 3 Jan. 1849, pages 82-83:

We commenced laying siege to the fort this morning...We were relived by a Regiment of sepoys... Our band came to meet us, and with our captured colours wantoning in the breeze, we marched to camp to the tune of the 'British Grenadiers'.
cite as

Private Waterfield, Memoir of Private Waterfield, 3 Jan. 1849. 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. 82-83. accessed: 17 April, 2024

location of experience: Multan


Listening to

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The British Grenadiers performed by band of the 32nd Regiment of Foot

Experience Information

Date/Time 3 January, 1849
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by th4 on Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:41:30 +0000