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Pictured: A 1881 oil painting by Lady Butler entitled, Scotland Forever! It depicts the charge of the Royal Scots Greys at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815.<br />
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The medal awarded to an indestructible soldier at Waterloo who miraculously survived eight lance wounds has emerged for sale for £9,000.<br />
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Sergeant William Porteous had every part of his body pierced in the historic 1815 battle which sealed Napoleon's fate.<br />
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He was severely injured but went on to recover. His medals are now being sold by a private collector in London.