Inglesant, David (Ed.).


Old Woking, 1st ed., thus, 1977. Xiii + 261 pp., photo & other ills. D.j., 22 x 14cm. V.G.+. This is the diary of Sergeant George Newman of the 23rd Regiment of Foot, The Royal Welch Fusiliers, who was taken prisoner at Inkerman during 1854-1855 whilst on service at the Crimean War. It vividly describes his capture, his experiences as a prisoner, his movements from place to place, and circumstances surrounding many other soldiers taken prisoner with him.

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