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Page 22 - Mayor in Portugal ; and was detached in command of a brigade and force of artillery and cavalry, with orders to drive back the French outposts during the siege of Badajos, in 1811.
Page 23 - Sadlier served In Sicily from July 1808 to June 1812, and was present at the capture of the Islands of Ischia and Procida. Served subsequently in the Peninsula, including the battle of Castalia and siege of Tarragona, action at Villa Franca, besides variousminor affiiirs; served also in the American war, including the attack on Plattsburg.
Page 22 - French position and intrenched camp on the heights of Vera, at the battles of the Nivelle and the Nive, and during the operations of the campaign in the Basque Pyrenees. Led the attack of the 52nd Light Infantry on Marshal Souk's position at the battle of Orthcs in 1814.
Page 22 - Holland in the campaign of 1799 ; in Egypt in 1801 ; and with the British .and Russian troops employed on the Neapolitan frontier in 1 80S.
Page 22 - Commanded a Brigade in Sir Rowland Hill's Division in the campaigns of 1810 and 1811, and...
Page 34 - Company of the 9Uh in the action with and destruction of a desperate band of insurgent fanatics at Teermanam Coonettos In Malabar.
Page 22 - On the morning of the 23d of December he effected a landing within nine miles of New Orleans, and the same night, with only 1800 bayonets on shore, repulsed a serious attack of 5000 of the enemy, assisted by three large armed vessels on their flank. He...