Victorian Army Recruitment

Recruiting Sergeants outside ‘The Mitre & Dove’ public house in Westminster, London during 1877. Second from the left, in his distinctive Hussar tunic, is Sergeant George H. Minett of the 14th (King’s) Hussars. Evidently a successful recruiter Sergeant Minett’s signature appears on a number of service records of the era as the enlister! The original …
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