S is for Commissary Schaumann

Augustus Ludolf Friedrich Schaumann (1778-1840) was a citizen of Hanover who served in the British Army during the Peninsular War. His ambition was to serve with the King’s German Legion but he began and ended elsewhere. The English edition of his diary was published in 1924 translated by Anthony Mario Ludovici, famous and notorious byContinue reading “S is for Commissary Schaumann”