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Army: Prize Money Paid to the British Army for Campaigning in Spain in 1812

To the Commander, Officers, non-commissioned officers and privates, who were present with and composed the British army which entered Spain, between the 14th day of May 1812, and the raising of the siege of Burgos, on the 21st day of October, in the same year ; or who were engaged in any of the operations in that part of Spain during the above period.

 

Class
Pounds
Shillings
Pence
1st
132
14
10 1/2
2nd
61
18
11 1/2
3rd
8
16
11 1/2
4th
3
16
7
5th
2
3
6 1/2
6th
0
6
3 1/2

 

 

Source: Caledonian Mercury, Edinburgh, 1 February 1816.

 

Provided by Howie Muir

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: April 2008

 



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