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Sergeant of the Coldstream Guards, Guards Armoured Training Wing, Pirbright, Surrey, November 1943; IWM TR 1434

Object description: A sergeant of the Coldstream Guards wearing earphones attached to a steel helmet and sitting in the forward hatch of a tank at the Guards Armoured Training Wing. Catalogue number: TR 1434 Part of: MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR COLOUR TRANSPARENCY COLLECTION Subject period: Second World War Alternative Names: object category: Colour Creator: War Office official photographer, Tanner (Lt) Category: photographs [Note the painted 'plume' on the helmet, like Coldstream red plumes worn on bearskins]

Sergeant of the Coldstream Guards, Guards Armoured Training Wing, Pirbright, Surrey, November 1943; IWM TR 1434
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