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A tribute to Discharge papers of George Rose a black soldier at Waterloo by Joanne Murphy

Date added: 31 May 2015

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Joanne Murphy

Schools Waterloo 200
https://www.theonlinebookcompany.com/OnlineBooks/SchoolsWaterloo/Celebrations/FindTribute/WaterlooArtefacts/joannemurphy
Dear Family and Friends, As a way remembering those that fought at Waterloo in June 1815 from their Artefacts like this $personFirstName$ from that time, our school has created a page within the $bookTitle$. Please contribute by adding your thoughts, messages, photographs and videos about this period artefact. Add your insight or expertise to help build and lock-in our knowledge about this artefact, simply go to: $findPersonLink$ and make your contribution too. Thank you,

This is my 4x great grandfather! He was the highest ranked black soldier at his discharge. He later became a Methodist minister. 

The National Army Museum created a life size mannequin based on his description and is now housed at the Black Watch Museum.

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