Tag Archives: soldiers

Recreated Sikh regiment comes to Brighton Royal Pavilion in full military uniform.

UK: Descendants of British Indian Army soldiers, including a Brighton student, arrived in full military uniform at the Royal Pavilion and discovered its role as a hospital during the First World War. From December 1914 – February 1916, the Royal Pavilion was converted from a palace into a hospital for wounded Indian soldiers who had fought alongside the British. In ...

Read More »