A disastrous overwhelming defeat or ruin
The story of the Waterloo Campaign is told under its own heading.
In 1815 he commanded the Dutch and Belgian contingents, and won high commendations for his courage and conduct at the battles of Quatre Bras and Waterloo, at the latter of which he was wounded.
Frazer, Letters during the Peninsular and Waterloo Campaigns (ed.
After Waterloo he returned to Paris.
At five the child was taken to Keswick; at six to Paris, Brussels and Waterloo; at seven to Perthshire.