World War One to the Inter-war Years

Over its 350-year history, the regiment has seen many outstanding individuals who served in conflicts across the world. The following provides a list of some of the many who were notable for their achievements. This group covers more examples from the First World War and the inter-war years before the Second World War.

Brave Privates and Artists includes remarkable examples of privates - the lowest-ranked soldiers - who excelled in acts of bravery, and also a famous cartoonist and author who served in the regiment.