WELSH, James, Colonel.
WELSH, James, Colonel. Military Reminiscences extracted from a Journal of Nearly Forty Years' Active Service in the East Indies.
London : 1830First edition. "Military Service in India and Ceylon, 1790-1829" (Bruce). Welsh (1775-1861) was born in Scotland, and in 1790 was commissioned as ensign in the army of the HEIC, the following year being posted to the 3rd European Regiment in Madras. He participated in the capture of Pondicherry, 1793, and in 1795 of Ceylon; served in the 2nd Mahratta... Learn More£750.00
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