Private Pudge

‘Private Pudge’ – of the 1st Foot Guards: ‘Pudge’ is a veteran of Wellington’s campaigns in the Peninsula (1808-1814) and of the Battle of Waterloo (1815). He recounts his experiences and explains the reality of life on campaign and of the horrors of war. Additionally, he explains and demonstrates equipment, weapons, and drill manoeuvres.

The presentation, which is supported by an extensive range of uniform and equipment, is suitable for both an interior and an exterior location, particularly one having a military connection. The location, interior or under canvas, can be dressed to resemble a ‘barrack room’. Additionally, the presentation may be specifically themed to address aspects of military history – the Duke of Wellington, Napoleonic strategy etc etc.