June 1815. After the Battle of Waterloo and the fall of Paris, the French army is in retreat and desperately trying to save it's skin. A small Anglo-Dutch detachement has come been sent on a pacification mission around the area of the village of La Boissiére-Ecole, west of Rambouillet. But little do they know that the area is the bivouac of a small French detachement.
Dutch hussars scouting.
A Belgian officer writes a letter to his financée.
The Allies are on the march.
Prussian infantry in action.
British infantry and French royal national guardsmen.
A provisional field oven.
French officers in conversation.