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Almost 200 years in the making – Pistrucci’s Waterloo Medal is finally presented to the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon in 1815

Almost 200 years in the making – Pistrucci’s Waterloo Medal is finally presented to the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon in 1815

Press Releases   •   Nov 11, 2014 08:47 GMT

Finally, after a wait of nearly 200 years, the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo were today presented with the original commemorative Waterloo Medal at a ceremony held at Apsley House, official home of the Duke of Wellington.