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"The Relief of the Light Brigade"

Contemporary pictures of the Charge of the Light Brigade are rare. This later painting illustrates the moment when the remnants of the Light Brigade finally reach the Russian guns at the far end of the 'valley of death'.

"The Relief of the Light Brigade" by Richard Caton Woodville (1897) FDA1989-01-1
Courtesy of the National Army Museum, London

"The Relief of the Light Brigade"
 
 
 
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