The Cultural Experience Waterloo 2015
200th Anniversary Campaign Tour 18-21 June
The guide explaining that further progress along the track marked ‘Passage Interdit’ had been refused. We were not welcome at La Haye Sainte as the owners had guests that evening and did not wish to be disturbed. For this reason they had posted armed guards to deter unwanted tourists. Some more truculent members of Picton’s division are seen challenging the decision of the sentry.
Lt Col Lindsay Wilson negotiating with the French army prior to the most brilliant and cunning manoeuvre of the campaign.