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The Charge of the Light Brigade: Raglan again

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of any opportunity to recover the heights. They will be supported by Infantry, which has been ordered to advance on two fronts."

This order did not seem to me to have been attended to, and therefore it was, that the instruction by Captain Nolan was forwarded to him. Lord Lucan must have read the first order with very little attention, for he now states that the Cavalry was formed to support the Infantry, whereas he was told by Brig[adier] General Airey, "that the Cavalry was to advance, and take advantage of any opportunity to recover the heights, and that

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