Friday, March 1, 2013

Waterloo Veteran of the Month: Monsieur Dreuse

M. Dreuse, member of the 2nd Light Horse Lancers of the Guard in 1813-14, in 1858. He is 
holding a plumed shako in his right hand.

next episode: Maude's Birthday!


  1. Thanks for the link for 'Shako', I didn't know that was what it was called. Wonderful photo.

  2. Ah, now I did know about the shako, due to reading Bernard Cornwell's 'Sharpe' novels.


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