Tag Archives: Chamberlain

blog 369: no surrender — god help us!

September 12th The guns of the batteries have formally commenced full volume assault on the city of Delhi. I set up a continuous delivery of munitions as the artillery commanders time their volleys for maximum destruction. The railroad tracks created … Continue reading

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blog 365: likea maharajah on his divan!

After this meeting I sat with Chamberlain in his tent. “Day of the battle you take command” I said. “You will make history! Command of a gigantic battle from a cot! Reclining like a maharajah on his divan!” “I could … Continue reading

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blog 364: commandering command

After second breakfast I briefed my staff which was my family— plus Freddy who had become rather like a new addition to my boys. “If Wilson balks because of his health then he will be superceded. Wilson has agreed in … Continue reading

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blog 362: chatting in the moonlight with sikhs

MI 1 have intercepted letters from the Emperor which he was trying to deliver to the Rajput Princes to appeal to them to come and rescue him. He even said he would surrender power if they would come and rescue … Continue reading

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blog 347: hobson’s plungers

August 23rd MI 1 is intercepting propaganda coming from Delhi which they are keeping sealed off and isolated. No dak couriers get through the MI 1 gauntlet — if they get through the Dacoit garrote. The Dacoits sell propaganda and … Continue reading

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blog 340: i break a record in being a prick

August 7th I have arrived ahead of the Moveable Column with just a small hill tent with Khan Son # 1 along with some of Wah! In Exile Plus to the Ridge. What a bloody mess! The besieging column besieged! … Continue reading

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blog 300: in the nick of time

Apparently the Shadow of Allah on Earth, Emperor Zafar, has created an advisory counsel to guide him in his divine wisdom. Six Muslims. Then he appointed bureaucrats and administrators to replace butchered Douglas and his kafir staff. Muslims. The Chief … Continue reading

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