Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, with 'Domhnall' the Irish Wolfhound mascot of the Irish Guards, 2016
Digital photograph by Corporal Tom Seaton-Norton, Royal Logistic Corps, 2016.
An Irish Wolfhound has been the official mascot of the Irish Guards ever since it was formed in 1902. Prince William has been Colonel of the regiment since 2011. The prince's grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, is Colonel-in-Chief of the Irish Guards, and the four other foot guards regiments.
From a collection of 140 digital photographs relating to animals and the British Army, 2016. From a collection compiled by Cpl Tom Seaton-Norton, Royal Logistic Corps, 2017.
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National Army Museum, Study collection
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