JOSEPH WENZEL RADETZKY VON RADETZ (1766-1858) Autograph letter signed.
14.06.1810. 2 pages and a half, bi-fold Joseph, Graf Radetzky, Austrian field marshal and military reformer whose long record of victorious campaigns made him a national hero. Radetzky was one of the most talented and efficient allied field commanders in the Napoleonic Wars. He had the honour, not common among Austrian generals, of being idolized by his troops, to whom he was affectionately known as Vater (“Father”) Radetzky.