Online Collection

The Online Collection showcases a selection of our objects for you to discover and explore. This resource will grow as the Museum's Collection is catalogued and computerised, and as new acquisitions are added.

Indian officers of the 28th Bombay Native Infantry, 1884 (c)

Photograph, 1st Sudan War (1884-1885), 1884 (c).

The regiment was raised in 1846 and served during the 2nd Afghan War (1878-1880) before being sent in 1884 to the Red Sea port of Suakin in Sudan as part of Major-General Gerald Graham's 4,000 strong Anglo-Indian force.

From album of 72 photograph taken by the Royal Engineers with the Suakin Field Force.

NAM Accession Number

NAM. 1972-11-91-52


National Army Museum, Out of Copyright


National Army Museum, Study collection

Object URL

Browse related themes