Tuesday, 20 October 2009

Crimea River

I considered this is a title to this blog - it's a terrible pun and one that would have worn thin pretty quickly. This image of the Rifles crossing the Alma was a picture I had in mind.


  1. Groan.......... :o))

    Brilliant picture though - who's it by????

  2. Fording the Alma, September 1854
    by Louis A Johns.
    Showing 2nd Bn. Rifle Brigade leading the Light Division across the River Alma during the Crimean War.
    Original in the RGJ Museum