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Front cover Collingwood, Chris 17th Lancers charge at Balaclava 1854 (Collingwood Historic Art)
1st Life Guards Artist unknown General George Monck, 1st Duke of Albemarle (1608-1670) (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 1st Life Guards (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin (c. 1890) Charge of the 1st Life Guards at Genape, 1815 (Public Domain)
Henri Martens An Officer of the First Life Guards (National Trust)
E. Hull Corporal - First Life Guards (1828) (Public Domain)
Henri Martens c. 1857 Members of the 1st Regiment of Life Guards (Copyright holder unknown)
Orlando Norie 1st Regiment of Life Guards (Public Domain)
2nd Life Guards David Morier (1751) Private - 2nd Troop of Horse Grenadier Guards (Royal Collection Trust)
Franz Joseph Manskirch The Life Guards charging the Imperial Guards (Waterloo) (Copyright holder unknown)
Harry Payne c. 1905 2nd Life Guards on Royal Escort Duty No. 1 (Public Domain)
Royal Horse Guards Robert Walker c. 1660 Sir Arthur Haselrig (National Portrait Gallery)
Richard Simkin Uniforms of the Royal Horse Guards (Public Domain)
Dransfield, Robin and Barry Song - The Rout of the Blues (Traditional)
Artist unknown (1815) Royal Regiment of Horse Guards (Public Domain)
A.S. Boult c. 1821 Blues Guard leaving Horse Guards (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin (c. 1882) Departure of the RHG Squadron for Egypt (Public Domain)
Artist Unknown (c. 1885) Formal Parade - The Gallop (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin Officers of the Royal Horse Guards 1875 (Public Domain)
1st Dragoon Guards Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 1st Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
J.C. Stadler Private - 1st Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
Alexandre Dubois-Drahonet (1832) Sergeant, 1st Dragoon Guards (Royal Collection Trust)
Photographer unknown Pattern 1871 helmet - 1DG (Copyright Holder Unknown)
Jan Anthonie Langendijk IKDG attacking French Dragoons at Waterloo (Copyright Holder Unknown)
Richard Simkin (1884) Officer of the 1st (King's) Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
2nd Dragoon Guards Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 2nd Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
John Fernley II The Bays, Manchester c.1844 (QDG Heritage Trust)
Richard Simkin (c. 1870) 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays) (Public Domain)
Harry Payne The Queen's Bays charging at Lucknow 1858 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin (c. 1890) 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays) (Public Domain)
Orlano Norie (c. 1880) The Queen's Bays on patrol (Public Domain)
3rd Dragoon Guards Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 3rd Prince of Wales's Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
Artist unknown An officer of the 3rd Dragoon Guards c. 1830 (Public Domain)
James Henry Lynch 3rd POW's Dragoon Guards - Marching Order (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Officer of the 3rd Dragoon Guards c.1900 (Public Domain)
4th Dragoon Guards Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 4th (Royal Irish) Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
H. Quinton 4th Dragoon Guards departing for the Crimea (Museum of the Royal Dragoon Guards, York)
Richard Simkin 4th Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
Michael Angelo Hayes 4th Dragoon Guards (Heavy Brigade) charging at Balaclava (Copyright holder unknown)
5th Dragoon Guards Godfrey Kneller Charles Talbot, 12th Earl of Shrewsbury (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 5th Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
William Sadler 5th Dragoon Guards at Vinegar Hill (Public Domain)
P.W. Reynolds Officer of the 5th Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
G. Hulm A trooper of the 5th Dragoon Guards (Copyright holder unknown)
Richard Simkin Officers of the 5th Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
6th Dragoon Guards Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarborough (Public Domain)
Artist unknown The Queen's Horse at the Battle of Ramilles (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Trooper, 6th Dragoon Guards, (Public Domain)
Henry Alken (att.) Reminiscences of the Camp (Public Domain)
Malcolm Greensmith 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers) (Public Domain)
Godefroy Durand Yakoob Khan escorted by 6th Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
Orlando Norie Officers of the 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers) (Public Domain)
7th Dragoon Guards Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 7th Princess Royal's Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
John Closterman (att.) William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire (National Trust)
Henri Martens The Battle of Gwanga, 1846 (Public Domain)
John Ferneley Jnr Lt Col Bentinck with officers, 7th Dragoon Guards (Public Domain)
1st Dragoons Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 1st Royal Dragoons (Public Domain)
Godfrey Kneller c. 1675 Charles Mordaunt, 3rd Earl of Peterborough (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin The King's Own Royal Regiment of Dragoons, 1661 (Public Domain)
D.S.V. and B.K. Fosten The Thin Red Line (excerpt) (Copyright details pending)
William Holmes Sullivan The Royal Dragoons capture a French eagle (Public Domain)
Artist unknown An officer of the 1st Royal Dragoons (Public Domain)
2nd Dragoons Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (Public Domain)
L. Schunemann General Thomas Dalyell (National Galleries of Scotland)
Artist unknown Private, 2nd Dragoons, 1742 (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Uniforms of the Scots Greys, 1812 (Public Domain)
Lady Elizabeth Butler Scotland Forever (Public Domain)
William Holmes Sullivan Waterloo - Charge of the 2nd Dragoons (Public Domain)
Orlando Norie The Royal Scots Greys at Waterloo (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Officer of the Royal Scots Greys, 1834 (Public Domain)
Denis Dighton Charge of the 2nd (Royal Scots) Dragoons at Waterloo (Copyright details pending)
6th Dragoons Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 6th Inniskilling Dragoons (Public Domain)
Willem Wissing Sir Albert Cunningham (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin Cardogan's Regiment of Dragoons, 1743 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 6th Inniskilling Dragoons, 1738-1845 (Public Domain)
Brian Palmer Waterloo - Charge of the 6th (Inniskilling) Dragoons (Copyright details pending)
Richard Simkin 6th Inniskilling Dragoons, 1854 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin Waterloo, Charge of the 6th Dragoons, 1815 (Public Domain}
Photographer unknown King's Review, Dublin 1905 (Public Domain)
3rd Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 3rd (King's Own) Hussars (Public Domain)
Artist unknown 3rd Light Dragoons c. 1840 (Public Domain)
Artist unknown 3rd Hussars, Drill Order (Copyright details pending)
Ernest Crofts The Battle of Moodkee, 1845 (Public Domain
Henri Martens The Battle of Ferozshuhur, 1845 (Public Domain)
Charles Stadden 3rd (King's Own) Light Dragoons in India, 1845 (Copyright details pending)
Henri Martens The Battle of Chillienwallah, 1849 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin An officer of the 3rd (King's Own) Hussars (Public Domain)
4th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 4th (Queen's Own) Hussars (Public Domain)
L. Mansion 4th (The Queen's Own) Light Dragoons c. 1820 (Public Domain)
Michael Angelo Hayes Lt Gen G. Paget commanding 4th Light Dragoons, Dublin 1850 (Copyright details pending)
James Pardon Officer of the 4th Light Dragoons, 1820 (Government Art Collection)
L. Mansion Officer of the 4th Light Dragoons, 1830 (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Officer of the 4th Light Dragoons, c. 1840 (Copyright details pending)
Photographer unknown 2nd Lt The Hon Winston Churchill, 1895 (Public Domain)
5th Lancers Stuart Bates Kzapkas of the 5th Lancers (Stuart Bates Collection, Australia)
Artist unknown Trooper of the 5th Lancers c. 1857 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 5th Royal Irish Lancers 1912 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin Trooper 5th Royal Irish Lancers (Public Domain)
7th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 7th (Queen's Own) Hussars (Public Domain)
Richard Arnold An Officer of the 7th Light Dragoons, 1793 (Public Domain)
William Salter Henry Paget, 1st Marquis of Anglesey, 1840 (National Portrait Gallery)
Photographer unknown Cornet William Banks V.C. (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 7th Hussars (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Privates on Patrol, c. 1850 (Public Domain)
London Photographic Company Cornet G. Porter c. 1864 (Hussards Photos)
8th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 8th (King'sRoyal Irish) Hussars (Public Domain)
J.C. Stadler Battle of Assaye, 1803 (Public Domain)
Ernest Crofts The Outpost, 1700 (Public Domain)
Robert Richard Scanlan 8th King's Royal Irish Hussar, c. 1850 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 8th Hussars c. 1864 (Public Domain)
Photographer unknown 8th Hussars, Calcutta (Hussards Photos)
9th Lancers Charles Hamilton Smith An Officer of the 9th Light Dragoons, 1812 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 9th Queen's Royal Lancers 1820 - 1842 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 9th Lancers (Public Domain)
Artist unknown The Battle of Killa Kazi 1879 (Public Domain)
Orlando Norie The 9th QR Lancers march to Kandahar 1879 (Public Domain)
10th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 10th (POW's Own) Royal Hussars (Public Domain)
Wolfgang Sauber 10th Hussars charge French Lancers at Waterloo (Copyright Details Pending)
Richard Simkin An Officer of the 10th Hussars c.1830 (Public Domain)
Harry Payne An Officer of the 10th Hussars (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin An Officer of the 10th Hussars c.1900 (Public Domain)
11th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 11th (Prince Albert's Own) Hussars (Public Domain)
Thomas Gainsborough Brigadier Philip Honeywood (1765) (Ringling Museum of Art, Florida)
Artist unknown 'Cherry-pickers' uniform c.1845 (Public Domain)
Harry Payne 11th Hussars, the regiment in line (Public Domain)
Richard Caton Woodville The Charge of the Light Brigade (Public Domain)
12th Lancers John Charlton 12th (Prince of Wales') Lancers (Public Domain)
B. Granville Baker The 12th Light Dragons at Salamanca, 1812 (Copyright Details Pending)
Ernest Crofts Halt of the 12th Lancers (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Trotting Past (Public Domain)
13th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 13th Hussars (Public Domain)
Photographer unknown Col Robert Baden-Powell, 13th Hussars (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 13th Hussars (Public Domain)
Louis Creswicke A picket of the 13th Hussars in action, 1900 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin An Officer of the 13th Hussars, 1880 (Public Domain)
14th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 14th (King's) Hussars (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Lt Gen James Dormer c. 1715 (Public Domain)
Maull & Co An officer of the14th Hussars (Public Domain)
J. Matthews Officers of the 14th King's Hussars (1889) (14th/20th King's Hussars Museum)
15th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 15th (The King's) Hussars (Public Domain)
Joshua Reynolds George Augustus Eliott, Lord Heathfield (1787) (National Gallery)
Artist unknown Sergeant of the 15th Light Dragoons, 1805 (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Hussar Uniforms 1808 (Copyright details pending)
Artist unknown The Peterloo Massacre, 1819 (engraving) (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Training - Sword Exercises, 1805 (Public Domain)
James Prinsep Beadle Charge of the 15th The King's Hussars at Sahagun, 1808 (Public Domain)
Rodney Player An Officer of the 15th (or The King's) Hussars, 1810 (Copyright details pending)
16th Lancers Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 16th Queen's Lancers (Public Domain)
Joshua Reynolds General John Burgoyne (1766) (National Gallery)
John Charlton 16th or Queen's Lancers (Public Domain)
Henri Martens 16th Lancers charge at Aliwal, 1846 (Public Domain)
John Fernley Jnr 16th The Queen's Lancers c. 1832 (Public Domain)
Artist unknown 16th The Queen's Lancers Review Order, c. 1900 (Public Domain)
17th Lancers Richard Simkin 17th Duke of Cambridge's Own Lancers (Public Domain)
Joshua Reynolds Lt Col John Hale (1766) (Public Domain)
Artist unknown 17th Light Dragoons 1766 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 17th Light Dragoons 1814 (Public Domain)
Artist unknown 17th Lancers 1829 (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin 17th Lancers 1880 (Public Domain)
G. Salisbury 17th Lancers, Marching Order and Parade Order, 1830 (Public Domain)
John Charlton (1905) Into the Valley of Death (Public Domain)
Chris Collingwood 17th Lancers charge at Balaclava 1854 (Collingwood Historic Art)
Artist unknown 17th Lancers charge at Ulundi 1879 (Public Domain)
18th Hussars Richard Simkin 18th Queen Mary's Own Hussars (Public Domain)
Joshua Reynolds Charles Moore, 1st Marquis of Drogheda (Public Domain)
Artist unknown Trooper, 18th Hussars, 1815 (Public Domain)
William Allan Officer of the 18th Light Dragoons 1815 (Public Domain)
19th Hussars David Rowlands Charge of the 19th Light Dragoons, Assaye 1803 (David Rowlands Art)
Frederick Villiers Second Battle of El Teb (Illustrated London News 1884)
John Charlton Corporal of the 19th Hussars, c. 1890 (Public Domain)
William Allan Officer of the 18th Light Dragoons 1815 (Public Domain)
20th Hussars Richard Simkin Uniforms of the 20th Hussars (Public Domain)
Richard Simkin Private and officer of the 20th Light Dragoons c.1800 (Public Domain)
John Charlton Officer and trumpeter of the 20th Hussars (Public Domain)
Edward Steele Officer of the 20th Hussars (Hussards Photos)
21st Lancers Richard Simkin 21st Empress of India's Lancers (Public Domain)
Joshua Reynolds John Manners, Marquis of Granby, 1766 (Ringling Museum of Art, Florida)
Artist unknown 21st Regiment of Light Dragoons, c. 1760 (Public Domain)
Stanley Berkely Charge of the 21st Lancers at Omdurman, 1898 (Public Domain)
Artist unknown 21st Lancers, c. 1898 (Copyright details pending)
Artist unknown 21st Lancers, Review Order, c. 1900 (Public Domain)
Royal Horse Artillery Unknown artist Royal Horse Artillery, c. 1815 (Public Domain)
G.B. Champion Capt Norman Ramsay at Fuentes d'Onoro, 1811 (Public Domain)
Henri Martens Gun Crew Loading, c. 1844 (Public Domain)
James Prinsep Beadle Saving the Guns at Maiwand, 1880 (Public Domain)
Harry Payne Galloping to a fresh position, 1911 (Public Domain)
Monarchs Benjamin West King George III, 1779 (Royal Collection Trust, Hampton Court)
William Beechey King George IV, 1811 (Royal Collection Trust, Buckingham Palace)
Martin Archer Shee King William IV, 1800 (National Portrait Gallery)
Franz Xavier Winterhalter Queen Victoria, 1845 (Colchester and Ipswich Museums)
Campaigns Robert Alexander Hillingford Wellington on the Road to Quartre Bras 1815 (Public Domain)