A scene from 'Chiselling', featuring Lieutenant E. Knight as 'Kate', 1918
Photograph, World War One, Western Front (1914-1918), 1918.
The concert party was always one of the most popular pastimes for troops when they were relaxing away from the front. They usually featured soldiers as singers, actors, comedians and female impersonators.
From a photograph album associated with BQMS Samuel James Pye, 59th Divisional Ammunition Column, Royal Field Artillery.
NAM Accession Number
National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection