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Napoleonic Era Discuss the many wars fought around the globe around the time of Napoleon. This forum is dedicated to the memory of Ben Weider and our late friend and long time ACG Staff member, Michael Brown, better known here as Post Captain.

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The Eagle of the French 105th Line regiment captured at Waterloo by the Royal Dragoons.





Fanion of the French 5th Chasseurs a Cheval.




Standard of the Artillerie a Cheval ( Horse Artillery ) of the French Imperial Guard. The regiment carried this flag in 1815.

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Bessières cross of the Légion d'honneur.




Bessières heavy cavalry sword ( Grenadiers a Cheval of the French Imperial Guard ).




Marshal Lannes saddle.

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Bessières cross of the Légion d'honneur.




Bessières heavy cavalry sword ( Grenadiers a Cheval of the French Imperial Guard ).




Marshal Lannes saddle.

Now, how can anyone ride into battle with a saddle like that. I looks so expensive and valuable I would be really scared to get ir dirty. Blood doesn't come out easely.
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