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Black plaque № 40335 - The Waterloo Way   On Sunday 18th June 1815 the Anglo-Dutch army under the command of the Duke of Wellington and the Prussian army led by Field Marshal Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher defeated Napoleon Bonaparte's army at the Battle of Waterloo eight miles south of Brussels in Belgium. This victory was a defining moment in European history.    The official dispatch with the news of the victory was carried to England by the Honourable Major Henry Percy, 14th Light Dragoons, an aide de camp to the D

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White Plaque № 10278 - 1914-1919 This plaque was placed here on Sunday 4 June 2000 by members of the Anglo-German Family History Society to remember over 17,000 German and other civilian prisoners of war interned at Alexandra Palace between 1914 and 1919, in particular those who died during that period
Thomas Hodgkin Blue Plaque - Thomas Hodgkin 1798-1866 physician, reformer and philanthropist lived here
Leslie Howard Blue Plaque - Leslie Howard  1893-1943  Actor and Film Director lived here