Deborah (debris4spike) wrote,

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London 2013 - Part 4 - Chelsea - The National Army Museum

Once I had wandered around the area I went into the National Army Museum.   In some ways it seemed quite small ... but I loved how it was laid out, and had lots of statues that told the story of the last few hundred years of warfare .... Here are a few of the best .....

A model of the memorial at Kohima and which is now quoted at all Rememberance Services.
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Jungle warfare
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Capturing a French Eagle ... specially for the Sharpe fans
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This is the actual skeleton of Napoleon's favourite horse, who was in his 30's when he died.
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One of the wives carrying her wounded husband to safety
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Tags: camera, holiday 2013, london, war

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