Lesaka – War (1813)

Source: Rough notes of seven campaigns in Portugal, Spain, France, and America (Ed. John Russell, London, 1869)
John Spencer Cooper (1787-1875)
Battle of Pampelune. Page 100.

After five or six days uneasy marching, we arrived at Wellington’s head quarters at Lasacca, a small village surrounded by lofty mountains. Now my plague, the ague, came on again. Here we could hourly hear the thunders of the siege of Sebastian.

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Author: John Spencer Cooper (1787-1875)
Date: 30/06/1813