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The Charge of the Light Brigade

Posted in Bravery, English Literature, Famous battles, Famous news stories, Heroes and Heroines, Historical articles, History, War on Saturday, 21 November 2015

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This remarkable picture shows the Charge of the Light Brigade, and differs from many images of this famous military engagement in its depiction of the start of the advance, showing the speed and momentum of the cavalry moments after they heard the order and began their doomed and heroic charge into posterity, military glory and poetic immortality.

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The Charge of the Light Brigade by Neville Dear

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