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The BackTracker History Show - The Backtracker EPISODE 7, 15th February 2021
The Crimean War
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The Crimean War

The Crimean War was a conflict fought between the Russian Empire against an alliance of French, British, Ottoman and Sardinian troops. The war broke out in the autumn of 1853. We talk about the soldier's from Bristol who took part in this historic event, thomas Tudor and Anthony Wilder, as well as hear first hand accounts of that fatal charge.

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This podcast has been specially edited from a Bradley Stoke Radio show in Bristol, England.

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SOURCES

Bristol Times and Mirror - Thursday 10 March 1892

Bristol Mercury - Friday 19 October 1894

Ancestry.com

In Search of the Light Brigade. By Lawrence W. Crider

The Charge of the Light Brigade. Lord Tredegar Interviewed

"Earl Cardigan's Cavalry Horses", The Era, London: Frederick Ledger (852), 21 January 1855



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Intro music by The Model Folk


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