The oractioe of the British Army of leaving the colors behind oa feting the field daW from the battle of IsandUwana in 1879, when two officers lost their lives in endeavoring to save the color* of the 24th Regiment. Within an hour after a widow at Reading had reported the theft of a safe containing £9O in gold to the police, Detec-uve-sergeant Walters had captured the suspected thief. Shortly afterward* £B9 was found buried in a garden.
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Page 8 Advertisements Column 6, Evening Star, Issue 15632, 24 October 1914
Page 8 Advertisements Column 6 Evening Star, Issue 15632, 24 October 1914
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