Waterloo is located in ?

(1) England
(2) France
(3) Spain
(4) Belgium

Correct Answer : (4) Waterloo is located in present-day Belgium.

Explanation :

The Battle of Waterloo was fought on Sunday, 18 June 1815 near Waterloo, then part of the United Kingdom of the Netherlands. The city of Waterloo is located in the province of Walloon Brabant, 18 kilometers south of Brussels.

An Imperial French army under the command of Emperor Napoleon was defeated by the armies of the Seventh Coalition, comprising an Anglo-Allied army under the command of the Duke of Wellington combined with a Prussian army under the command of Gebhard von Blucher.

It was the culminating battle of the Waterloo Campaign and Napoleon’s last.

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