Arms, Armour and Militaria

Arms, Armour and Militaria (14 December 2006) Catalogue Cover

Named Collections

Norman Litchfield

Norman Litchfield

Norman Ernest Humphrey Litchfield, who died on 19 October 2005 at the age of 70, was arguably Britain's leading authority on artillery badges. Born on 20 May 1935, the son of a Royal Artillery major, Norman completed his National Service with the Gunners from 1954 to 1956, then took up a career in e...

Special Collections

An Important Archive Relating to Field Marshall Sir John French

An Important Archive Relating to Field Marshall Sir John French

Sir John French's meteoric early career foretold of greatness. He achieved the highest levels of command and his biographer described him as "a brave Victorian general ... the most distinguished cavalry officer since Cromwell...