Sudan Special Cover


The British Army Uniform Plate

Fig 1. Royal Navy, Sailor in blue uniform and straw sennet hat, 1884-85

Fig 2. Cameron Highlanders, 1898

Fig 3. Grenadier Guards, 1898

Fig 4. Royal Marine Light Infantry, 1884-85. This shows the grey uniform that was issued to most troopss in the Desert Column. The helmet was not always covered. If not, it was usually dyed light brown or khaki.

Fig 5. Royal Artillery, 1898

Fig 6. Guard Camel Corps, 1884-85

Fig 7. 21st Lancer, 1898