~ 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

Walker Major

Major Leslie Walker, C.B.

Served in West Indies 1798 to 1799; served at Helder 1799; served in Peninsula with 1/71st Foot August 1808 to January 1809; commanded 2nd Battalion of Detachments 1809; again in Peninsula September 1810 to April 1814; Major in 71st Foot 2 September 1813; wounded at Pyrenees 1813; served at Waterloo; brevet Lieutenant-Colonel 31 August 1815; Lieutenant-Colonel in 59th Foot 1819.

Wellesley Sir Arthur Wellington Duke of Wellington Lord

Wellesly Honourable and Rev. Gerrard

Whitelock General

Winterscale (67)