Soldiers and Soldiering in Britain 1750-1815

A first set of statistics for Waterloo officers

The first phase for the database is complete, and now has 2,437 British Army Officers who served in the Waterloo campaign.. Read more »

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Mapping desertion

As part of some research on desertion from the British Army, I’ve been working on the deserter returns contained in WO25/2906 and /2907 in The National Archives. Read more »

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Thinking about British Army Officers

Back in April, I held a workshop with The National Archives’ military and maritime team about British Army officer records. We looked at how we can help people find out more about individuals they might be interested in.. Read more »

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Welcome to the new site!

Hello everyone and welcome to the new Redcoats website. This tools on this site are different from what we had before, but I’m sure we can replicate and continue the discussions, contributions, news and events that we had before.. Read more »

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