The graphic depiction of the storming of Ciudad Rodrigo by ‘The Devil’s Own’ Connaught Rangers with Lieutenant William Grattan.
The storming of Ciudad Rodrigo was a decisive engagement during the Peninsular War. This is one soldier’s moving account of the moments before the battle
We all know of the great and infamous names of the Second World War; Churchill, Stalin, Hitler to name a few. But do you know where they were two decades earlier?