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New Orleans battlefield
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New Orleans battlefield

Two leaflets describing the New Orleans battle at La Chalmette in 1814 in which the 93rd Highlanders were engaged and suffered heavy losses; includes coloured map of battlefield and description of campaign. The British army under Sir Edward Pakenham was defeated by the Americans led by General Andrew Jackson.
Picture added on 24 April 2008
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