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Henry Sherwood (1777-1849) wrote, for his cousin, Mary Butt, a gripping and moving account of his time between the ages of 13 and 18 in Revolutionary Franceduring which he witnessed terrible atrocities, was imprisoned as an alien, freed and escaped, destitute, guiding his family through France, Switzerland and Germany.At 21 he joined the 53rd Regiment of Foot and served from 1798 to 1802 in the West Indies. He married Mary and in 1805 they trav...