Scottish Horse - Second Boer war 1899 - 1902 (A unit made up of Australians, South Africans, Scottish and even some English of Scottish desent). Their record was pretty much second to none for a mounted unit.

Scottish Horse - Second Boer war 1899 - 1902 (A unit made up of Australians, South Africans, Scottish and even some English of Scottish desent). Their record was pretty much second to none for a mounted unit.

THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES The National Archives, based in Kew, is a rich treasure house of historical texts.

THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES The National Archives, based in Kew, is a rich treasure house of historical texts.

British Army sniper. Innovation include a case for the rifle that can be dropped 30 feet without damage, composite helmets, ceramic and kevlar armour, and a rifle bolt design able to work in very low temperatures.

British Army sniper. Innovation include a case for the rifle that can be dropped 30 feet without damage, composite helmets, ceramic and kevlar armour, and a rifle bolt design able to work in very low temperatures.

Published on Sep 21, 2013.British Army musicians entertained unsuspecting passersby with a flashmob performance in Birmingham's Chamberlain Square.The 60 professionals,from both Regular and Reserve bands,performed the big band classic"Sing, Sing, Sing", by Louis Prima.

Published on Sep 21, 2013.British Army musicians entertained unsuspecting passersby with a flashmob performance in Birmingham's Chamberlain Square.The 60 professionals,from both Regular and Reserve bands,performed the big band classic"Sing, Sing, Sing", by Louis Prima.

SCARCE HISTORICAL RECORD OF 88TH REGIMENT OF FOOT 1793-1837 BRITISH ARMY 1838!

SCARCE HISTORICAL RECORD OF 88TH REGIMENT OF FOOT 1793-1837 BRITISH ARMY 1838!

British army stages record-sized virtual battle

British army stages record-breaking virtual battle

British army stages record-sized virtual battle

Our range of online tutorials on Latin and palaeography will help you to read documents from the medieval period and beyond, through practical activities and useful examples.

Our range of online tutorials on Latin and palaeography will help you to read documents from the medieval period and beyond, through practical activities and useful examples.

British Army war diaries from WWI have been digitized...pretty great primary source!

British Army war diaries from WWI have been digitized...pretty great primary source!

1884.27.39 Baker rifle.-The so-called 'Baker' rifle is, in fact, the Pattern 1800 Infantry Rifle, but referred to since Victorian times as the Baker Rifle. This infantry rifle was used by the British Army throughout the Napoleonic Wars. The Baker Rifle had the distinction of the longest service by any rifle in the British Army. The rifle placed in their hands by its inventor, Ezekiel Baker, '...was a superbly designed weapon, both robust and practical.' (Urban, 2004). The Baker Rifle, which…

1884.27.39 Baker rifle.-The so-called 'Baker' rifle is, in fact, the Pattern 1800 Infantry Rifle, but referred to since Victorian times as the Baker Rifle. This infantry rifle was used by the British Army throughout the Napoleonic Wars. The Baker Rifle had the distinction of the longest service by any rifle in the British Army. The rifle placed in their hands by its inventor, Ezekiel Baker, '...was a superbly designed weapon, both robust and practical.' (Urban, 2004). The Baker Rifle, which…

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