Starting Sept. 5, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: General Topics: Napoleonic Wars Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Question please..........
Posted by: Ted Pack (ID *****6680) Date: December 31, 2003 at 08:37:52
In Reply to: Question please.......... by Penny of 206

There were Germans who fought with and against Napoleon. If you are interested, ask your librarian for a basic history of the Napoleonic wars. Remember a couple of things -

1) "German" meant the language they spoke; there were a lot of small nations, not one big one like today.

2) Loyalties shifted back and forth.

It sounds like you read this, or a version of it:

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network