British Memoirs of the Napoleonic Wars: Commissary Department
The Commissary Department of the army consisted of the Commissary General, Deputy Commissary Generals, Assistant Commissary Generals, Deputy Assistant Commissary Generals, and clerks. Each division was authorized an Assistant Commissary General, at least two Deputy Assistant Commissary Generals, and clerks. A brigade was authorized a Deputy Assistant Commissary General and clerks.
Buckham, E. Personal Narrative of Adventures in the Peninsula during the War in 1812 -13 Cambridge: Ken Trotman; 1995., 339 pages. ISBN: 0-946879-57-5
Carey, Tupper. "Reminiscences of Waterloo" in Gareth Glover (ed.). The Waterloo Archive Volume VI: British Sources. Barnsley: Frontline, 2014. Pages 233 - 240
Chesterton, George Laval. Peace, War, and Adventure: an Autobiographical Memoir of George Laval Chesterton. London: Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1853. 2 vols.
Dallas, Alexander. Felix Alvarez, or, Manners in Spain Containing Descriptive Accounts of Some of the Prominent Events of the Late Peninsular War. New York: J. Eastburn; 1818. 3 vols.
Daniel, John Edgecombe. Journal of an Officer in the Commissariat Department: 1811 – 1815. Cambridge: Ken Trotman; 1997. 503 pages.
Graham, William. Travels through Portugal and Spain, during the Peninsular War. London: Richard Phillips, 1820. 92 Pages.
Graham, William. "Campaign in Portugal and Spain" in Officers & Gentlemen: Two Accounts of British Officers during the Peninsula War. Leonaur, 2009. 212 pages.
Henegan, Richard. Seven Years Campaigning in the Peninsula and the Netherlands, from 1808-1815. 2 vols. Stroud: Nonsuch, 2005. 376 pages.
Robinson, James. "Letter to General Henry Clinton dated 31 August 1815" in Gareth Glover (ed.). The Waterloo Archive Volume VI: British Sources. Barnsley: Frontline, 2014. Pages 224 - 225
Routh, Randolph I. Observations on Commissariat Field Service and Home Defences. London : Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1852.
Schaumann, August L. On the Road with Wellington: the Diary of a War Commissary in the Peninsular Campaigns. Anthony Ludovici, (ed.) London: Greenhill; 1998. 440 pages.
Thompson, William. "Visit to Waterloo on 2 November 1818" in Gareth Glover (ed.). The Waterloo Archive Volume VI: British Sources. Barnsley: Frontline, 2014. Pages 278 - 282
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