“The Rifle Brigade Memorial, Grosvenor Gardens and Hobart Place, London,” by John Tweed

The Rifle Brigade Memorial. John Tweed. 1924. Grosvenor Gardens and Hobart Place, London. Click on images to enlarge them.

Left: Three-quarter view of the monument. Right: The World War I soldier at the top center of the monument.

Two eighteenth- and nineteenth-century soldiers flank the central inscription, which reads: “In memory of the 575 officers, warrant officers, non-commissioned officers and riflemen of the Rifle Brigade who fell in the Great War 1914-1918.”

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Last modified 22 October 2015