thesixthduke:  bantarleton:  Colour Sergeant William McGregor, 1st Battalion Scots Fusilier Guards, July 1856. He was wounded during the Battle at the River Alma on 20th September 1854 and wears both the British Crimea and the Order of the Medjidie Turkish medals.   I can’t get over how awesome this guy is.

thecottonwoodkid: Colour Sergeant William McGregor, Battalion Scots Fusilier Guards, July He was wounded during the Battle at the River Alma on September 1854 and wears both the British Crimea and the Order of the Medjidie Turkish medals.

c1856 Crimean War Colour-Sergeant Taylor 72nd Highlanders  (the Duke of Albanys Own)

c1856 Crimean War Colour-Sergeant Taylor 72nd Highlanders Photograph

Crimean War Colour-Sergeant Taylor Highlanders (the Duke of Albanys Own). Scope out those plaid uniform trousers and bear skin hat

Colour Sergeant Joseph John Stanton (Regt. Nº681) Royal Sappers and Miners at Aldershot in July 1856. He wears the Distinguished Conduct Medal. The Crimea Medal 1854-56 with three clasps for Balaklava, Inkermann and Sebastopol. The Turkish Crimea Medal and The French Legion of Honour.

Colour Sergeant Joseph John Stanton Software Used: Photoshop Client: N/A Artist: Doug Banks Colour Sergeant Joseph John Stanton (Regt.

Colour Sergeant Joseph John Stanton (Regt. Nº681) Royal Sappers and Miners at Aldershot in July 1856. He wears the Distinguished Conduct Medal. The Crimea Medal 1854-56 with three clasps for Balaklava, Inkermann and Sebastopol. The Turkish Crimea Medal and The French Legion of Honour.

Colour Sergeant Joseph John Stanton Software Used: Photoshop Client: N/A Artist: Doug Banks Colour Sergeant Joseph John Stanton (Regt.

Nobel, Dawson and Harper of the 72nd (Duke of Albany's Own Highlanders) Regiment of Foot, July 1856. All three wear the Crimea Medal, and the man on the right also wears the Turkish Crimea Medal.     The 72nd Highlanders arrived in the Crimea from Malta just in time to take part in the latter stages of the siege of Sevastopol. (orig.  pinner comment)

The Crimean War, 1854 - 1856 Men of 72 Highlanders who served in the Crimea: William Noble, Alexander Davison and John Harper. Date 1854 - 1856

Crimea

BRITISH ARMY - (Derbyshire) Regiment of Foot Crimea. Part of an excellent mini-series in Military Modelling(late I Think) covering the in Crimea and Indian Mutiny.

CRIMEAN WAR 1854 - 1856 Colour Sergeant Absolom Durrant, Coldstream Guards.

Portrait Colour Sergeant Absolom Durrant, Coldstream Guards at the time of the Crimean War.

Crimean War Officer’s Coatee – Worn By Captain Hervey Tower, 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards

Crimean War Officer’s Coatee worn by Captain Hervey Tower, Battalion of the Coldstream Guards, circa Courtesy of the Military Gentleman.

c1856 Crimean War Sergeant Powell Grenadier Guards Photograph

c1856 Crimean War Sergeant Powell Grenadier Guards Photograph

Crimean War Sergeant Powell Grenadier Guards Photograph---------------------------------------------------------------------Notice the similarity in the uniform of the Buckingham guards and the traditional clothes of the the people the Caucasus mountains

The Alma, 1854 - "Even before the fighting the Light Division struggled, under fire, through orchards, vineyards, over stone walls and felled trees before they waded a river and began the final assault. They still had to climb the rocky slopes, the battalions hopelessly intermingled to attack the Russian defenders who poured fire down upon them." Art by Rob Chapman

The Alma, 1854 - "Even before the fighting the Light Division struggled, under fire, through orchards, vineyards, over stone walls and felled trees before they waded a river and began the final assault. They still had to climb the rocky slopes, the battalions hopelessly intermingled to attack the Russian defenders who poured fire down upon them." Art by Rob Chapman

Lieutenant Colonel Egerton of the 77th Regiment with Private Alexander WRight of the Grenadier Company of the 77th who won the Victoria Cross during the Siege of Sevastopol.  Colonel Egerton was killed during the siege.

Lieutenant Colonel Egerton of the Regiment with Private Alexander WRight of the Grenadier Company of the who won the Victoria Cross during the Siege of Sevastopol. Colonel Egerton was killed during the siege.

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