Battle of Balaclava reunion dinner, 1902
The Battle of Balaclava fought on 25 October 1854 during the Crimean War (1854-1856) included three celebrated actions, the Charge of the Heavy Brigade, the 93rd (Highlanders) Regiment of Foot, 'the thin red line', and the disastrous Charge of the Light Brigade.
From a collection of photographs and documents relating to Sergeant Frederick T Peake VC, 13th (Light) Dragoons.
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National Army Museum, London
National Army Museum, Study collection