Map of the Battle of Cornelis, Java, 25 August 1811

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

  • Map of the Battle of Cornelis, Java, 25 August 1811. The map shows the battle routes of the Regiment's Colonels Gibb, McLeod, Adams, Gillespie, Wood and Yule.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Battle of Cornelis was fought in Java in 1811. The battle was between the 59th Regiment (2nd Nottinghamshire Regiment, later the Queen's Lancashire Regiment) of the British Army against Dutch and local Princes. The same campaign saw the capture of Sumatra, Bali and Celebes.

Source: The British Army Webite: http://www.army.mod.uk/qlr/history.htm

Arrangement

The arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Acquisition Information

Gift: ACCN 2473

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Archivist's Note

Compiled by David Powell, Hub project Archivist, February 2003

No alterations made to date

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This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 247 procedures

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