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The only surviving Union Jack flag from the Battle of Trafalgar, sold at auction today. The huge flag, that is littered with holes from shot damage and still has a whiff of gunpowder, flew from the jackstaff of HMS Spartiate at the historic battle 204 years ago.  After the victory over Napoleon's French army, the crew lowered the flag and presented it to Lieutenant James Clephan for his outstanding performance.

The only surviving Union Jack flag from the Battle of Trafalgar, sold at auction today. The huge flag, that is littered with holes from shot damage and still has a whiff of gunpowder, flew from the jackstaff of HMS Spartiate at the historic battle 204 yea

Uniforms of British Army.RIFLEMAN: Elite Soldiers of the Wars against Napoleon

Uniforms of British Army.RIFLEMAN: Elite Soldiers of the Wars against Napoleon Richard Sharpe! well at least they were the inspiration for Sharpe.

Booker T : WCW World Heavyweight Champion - WCW... - WCW WorldWide

- Super happy that finally went over and got the World Heavyweight title in Long overdue, well deserved, and just really happy that it happened! Booker T : WCW World Heavyweight Champion - WCW.

The Battle of Prestonpans - part of the Jacobite rebellion of 1745 and re-enacted by modern day warriors every year!

The Battle of Prestonpans - part of the Jacobite rebellion of 1745 and re-enacted by modern day warriors every year! Before Culloden, and a win for the Jacobites.

King George V (right) and his cousin Tsar Nicholas II in German military uniforms in Berlin before the war. There is a close physical resemblance between the two monarchs

Tsar Nicholas II of Russia with his physically similar cousin, King George V of the United Kingdom (right), in German military uniforms in Berlin before the war; 1913 Nicholas II of Russia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia