D'Arcy, Letter from D,
IDENTITY STATEMENT
Reference code: POL23
Title: D'Arcy, Letter from D,
Date(s): 7 Dec 1810
Extent: 4pp
Location: James Hardiman Library, N.U.I.Galway
CONTENT AND STRUCTURE
Scope and Content

Letter from D D'Arcy, serving with the British Army in Cadiz during the Napoleonic Wars, to his mother, Mrs. D'Arcy, of Tuam County Galway, beginning with family news. He goes on to describe the naval operations and bombardments of the town, which had been under siege by the French Army of the South since the previous February.

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