Home Forums Horse and Musket Napoleonic Wellington Reply To: Wellington


In addition to his defensive victories, Wellington was capable of bold tactical assaults like Assaye and Salamanca. He was operating under different strictures; if he lost an army, he was out. Napoleon lost several huge ones and came up with more troops.


Strategically, Wellington could never takes the chances that Napoleon could. As for other British commanders, none came near him, even Moore.

This too shall pass