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Charging Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 100 pictures in our Charging collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


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Women as electricians WWI

Women in London electric station. During World War One there seemed to be no limit to the number of civilian occupations that women showed themselves cabable of replacing men, even in those requiring highly technical knowledge. Here women running the St Marylebone Borough Electric Sub-station. Upper photograph: Operating the main switchboard and testing the current with a volt-meter. Lower photograph: Working on the meter-board for battery-charging. Date: 1917

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

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General Prendergast winning the Victoria Cross at Betwah

General Sir Harry North Dalrymple Prendergast (1834-1913) winning the Victoria Cross for his actions at Mundisore (where he saved the life of Lieutenant Dew) and at Betwah (Betwa) on 1st April 1858 where he distinguished himself during the brave charge made by the 14th Light Dragoons (now Hussars), against the rebel army of Tantia Topee (Tatya Tope) during the Indian Mutiny (1857-58). Date: 1858

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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A cavalry charge that saved the line, Matania, WW1

The German line taken in flank by a mounted charge in the teeth of heavy machine gun fire. Major Evelyn H. W. Williams of the Hussars was awarded the DSO for his action. He led a mounted charge after the infantry line had broken back and took the line in flank in the face of the heaviest machine gun fire. The charge sabred 100 of the enemy and took 100 prisoners although his own troop numbered only 150. His action rallied the infantry who advanced and recovered over 3000 yards.
1918

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans