Author Results for L.E. Holland R.N.

No. 4 Flag at Trafalgar

By L.E. Holland R.N.

The Trafalgar signal has been a controversial subject in the past. This article considers whether the number 4 flag, hoisted 3 times in the historic signal, which was a red and white quartered flag, had the red or the white uppermost to the mast. Particular reference is made to the printed Admiralty signal book of […] Read More

Filed under: Nelson | Atlantic | Napoleonic War
Subjects include: Battles & Tactics