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Archival Cadets

From the archives of the Illustrated London News Cadets at Sandhurst bicycling to “Physical Jerks” Sword drill at the R.M.C. Gentleman cadets taking a boxing lesson Ensuring that the future officer has a tough physique Getting ready for parade at the R.M.C. In the Seasmanship room at the Royal Naval College, Darthmouth: Cadets learning the …

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Archival Airedales

From the archives of the Illustrated London News: A canine despatch-carrier Preparing dogs for war service Carrying a pigeon for releasing information Airedale as Red Cross worker Patrol Training

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Heritage military uniforms for women

Auxilary Fire Service Auxilary Territorial Service Red Cross Officers’ Outdoor Uniform Volunteer’s uniform in the A.T.S. Auxilary Fire Service Mechanised Transport Corps W.V.S Auxilary Air Force (Officer’s Uniform) Women’s Voluntary Service Land Army From the archives of the Illustrated London News, here are some WWII uniforms for the women’s auxilary service (“its members attend to …

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