William Squires, 1st Battn 4th Foot
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Musters confirm enlisted December 1813, musters for 1814 and March 1815 show in North America, discharged 24 Sept. 1815
The 4th embarked for North America in June 1814 for service in the War of 1812 and saw action at the Battle of Bladensburg in August 1814, the Burning of Washington later in August 1814, the Battle of Baltimore in September 1814, and the Battle of New Orleans in January 1815, as well as the capture of Fort Bowyer in February 1815. It briefly returned to England in May 1815, before embarking for Flanders a few weeks later to fight at the Battle of Waterloo in June.