Journal of the Waterloo Campaign
General Cavalie Mercer
Mercer watches one of his men get killed and relates its effect.
Heat of Battle:
Mercer describes the devastating effect an enemy artillery units fire has on his troop when it begins to unleash a flanking barrage of cannon on his heretofore protected troop.
A Close Call:
During the battle when his unit was under fire Mercer relates the moment when he was almost killed by enemy fire.
The Battle of Waterloo having ended, Mercer walks the field of battle noting the carnage under to moonlight glow.
The Commanders at Waterloo