The Royal Sussex

This is an old paper cut out I recently came across with some insight into the story behind the regimental march of the 14th Hussars “The Royal Sussex” and of course the 14th/20th King’s Hussars in later years. Where are those menu holders today?? If you can not read the cut out it reads:  A …
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Drum Horse – 14th (King’s) Hussars

Mick, the fine Irish piebald animal which marches at the head of the 14th (King’s) Hussars, is typical of the handsome creatures that are chosen for the proud position of Regimental Drum Horses. It will be noticed that upon the richly embroidered drum-banners are displayed, according to custom, and inscribed on leaves of laurel, the …
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