Tag Archives: Quatre Bras

On This Day: 16 June 1815

On this day 200 years ago The Black Watch was present at the Battle of Quatre Bras. The battle is depicted in ‘The Black Watch at Bay’ by W B Wollen, an epic-scale painting from the Museum collection. The painting … Continue reading

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Waterloo Connections: Quarter Master Sergeant James Anton

In the run up to the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, find out more about one of our best contemporary sources on the period – Quarter Master Sergeant James Anton, 42nd Royal Highlanders. Anton was born in Huntly, … Continue reading

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