Above is a pic of Lt. Colonel James Galbraith, Regimental Colour in hand, alongside Bobbie the regimental dog and some of the other "Last Eleven" survivors of the 66th (Berkshire) Regiment, making their last stand in one of the walled gardens just South of Khig village, a few miles West of the Afghan town of Maiwand.

Sunday, October 24, 2010

PACIFICON cont'd (8/25)

The massed regiments of Afghan regular infantry begin their final approach towards the Anglo-Indian front-line...


  1. I just love your photos, they have an oil painting quality that is really neat. Keep up the good work...

  2. Thanks, Capt Bil, it's great to hear from someone who enjoys the blog! I'm also happy with the photos taken with my iPhone.