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I know it's a little later than the Napoleonic period, but does anyone know where I can find a picture of a British light dragoon lieutenant colonel at the time of 1830? I'm reading a novel by Allan Mallinson called words of command, great fiction by the way and the latest of a series. The main character is a lieutenant colonel of light dragoons. Would his uniform still be leaning on the napoleonic period or more towards the not to far in the future Victorian period?
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http://www.britishempire.co.uk/force...onsuniform.htm

Or click on the list in this link to explore the other Light Dragoon regiments

http://www.britishempire.co.uk/force...avalrymenu.htm

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Some K.G.L cavalry.





1st & 3rd Hussars KGL



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This is a test to see if my Photobucket account is fixed.



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When you click onto the picture, it simply comes up on photo bucket as unexpected errorr and no picture??
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When you click onto the picture, it simply comes up on photo bucket as unexpected errorr and no picture??
Yes I know and I'm bloody annoyed.

Those pictures that this fault happens too are part of the folders that have been lost by Photobucket. I 'and many other users' had a torrid time trying to access our accounts, and even when we could, we couldn't down or upload anything. I finally managed to get my account back to 'sort of' normal but without three files and a loss of countless pictures in some of my other files....

I'll post another picture and see what happens.



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This one does show but does take a long time to appear.
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Thanks for that!

Well! As long as the image can be accessed for downloading, then it's OK by me. The lag will have to be put up with unfortunately.

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Yes, things with Photobucket have now improved greatly.

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What! Do you mean this redcoat?



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