Battle Profile: The Battle of Waterloo 18 June 1815

   On February 26th 1815, Napoleon Bonaparte slipped away from his island prison of Elba. He landed in France on March 1st with just 600 men. He marched on towards...

The Raid On The Medway

   During the winter of 1666-1667 (part of the Second Anglo Dutch War); King Charles II decided to lay up the fleet in dockyard. The British were becoming exhausted with...

The King's German Legion

´╗┐The King's German Legion was founded as a result of French occupation of...

HMS The Fort Diamond

Here is a story of one of the weirdest, and most effective warships ever. Off Martinique, there is a rocky...

Waterloo Gallery

Being that the 197th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo is fast approaching, I have decided to do a few posts to help with the buildup. In this post,  I...