Knightsbridge Barracks, Chelsea, Greater London

Knightsbridge Barracks, Chelsea, Greater London
Photograph taken 1915 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: bb97_01127

The 1st Life Guards, left, Corporal of Horse Elphick, right Coporal of Horse McMasters & troopers. The 1st Life Guards were called up to duty in August 1914 at the start of the First World War. They were involved in defending the Front Line and involved in battles such as Ypres, Loos and Arras.

Location

Greater London Chelsea

Period

World War One (1914 - 1919)

Tags

people men soldier uniform clothing wwi world war one military first ww1