~ in William's diary: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z - an attempt to add biographies to those names. Many entries are taken from Steve Brown's British Regiments and the Men Who Led Them 1793-1815: 71st Regiment of Foot - on the Napoleon Series website
L'Estrange Major

Laborde General

Lawe Lieutenant

Major Henry le Blanc

Born Suffolk 1776; Major in 71st Foot 12 June 1806; served in South America 1806, lost leg at Buenos Aires; to Lieutenant-Colonel 5th Royal Veteran Battalion 5 February 1807; reduced 1815; died London 1855.



Le Blanc Captain (now Colonel)

Le Estrange Lieutenant

Lefevre French General (29)

Lewis John my servant,

Lieutenant Commeline

Linears Aide-de-Camp of

Linears Colonel (10) a French officer on parole

Linears. (13)

Logan Surgeon

Long Lieutenant

Lorrane Lieutenant W. E.


Lucas Ensign