MARKENFIELD IRREGULAR: issue 39
THE THIRD LORD GRANTLEY was very proud of having fought at the Battle of Waterloo when he was just 17 years of age. He was wounded, although no record of exactly what happened has yet been found. In his full-length portrait hanging over the stairs in the Great Hall, painted by Sir William Beechey, his Waterloo medal is prominent on his uniform. It is also equally proudly worn in a half-length portrait of him… click HERE to read more.
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