Re: [WarOf1812] Unit lists
I have a fair selection of artillery inventory lists from different parts of
the war as well as artillery references in various letters. If you are at
Chatham this weekend we'll chat. Otherwise Ill pull out what I've got and
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Ibbotson" <ibbo@...>
Sent: Friday, October 01, 2004 5:22 AM
Subject: [WarOf1812] Unit lists
> Hello all,
> I'm intending to compile a history of the Royal Artillery during this war
mostly for my own interest but will be more than happy to share my findings
with those who want them.
> What sources of information are available with concern to Royal Artillery
during the conflict. Specifically engagements and number/ calibre of cannon
used in each.
> Also what would be the best approach to tracking down any of these cannon
(if still in existence).
> What happened to the brass cannon the Americans carried off at Lundy's
lane? was it ever recovered? does it still exist?.
> What would be the normal procedure when in possesion of captured peices of
artillery? were they sent back as trophies or were they put back into
> But mostly I am interested in the number of guns and the calibre of those
guns present at each engagement.
> Cheers all
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