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O Lord O Lord! I can not - I never shall remember?
O Lord O Lord! I can not - I never shall remember all these cursed conversions, filings, marches, counter marches and wheelings!Watercolour from The Cornwall Militia, a set of ten watercolours, based on regimental characters, artist unknown, 1796.Caricature of Col Rodd preparing for a field day.The originals for the coloured aquatint A Peep into Camp, published bys W Fores, 8 May 1797. Associated with the Wars of the French Revolution, Home Defence (1793-1802). Date: 1796
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