Honour - Guadeloupe 1810
The action took place on the Island of Guadeloupe in the West Indies.
Reports had been received that disease had lowered the morale of the defending French troops and a joint force was despatched to take the island.
Landings which were almost unopposed began on 28-January. After several days fighting surrender terms were proposed and on 05-February the Island surrendered.
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05 September, 2012.
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