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5TH DRAGOON GUARDS OFFICER'S HELMET-MAJ. HOARE

Good condition brass helmet, with skull retaining about 80% of its gilding. The helmet belonged to Major Herbert Hoare. In May 1885 he transferred as a Lieutenant from the 3rd. Battalion Oxfordshire Light Infantry into the 5th Dragoon Guards, and was promoted to Captain in 1893. He was promoted to Major in July 1899, and wounded at the Battle of Ladysmith on 30/11/1899. Received OBE in 1919. More pictures in my ad on gunstar

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