Soldiers of the 1st Battalion Cameron Highlanders receive instruction on a Bren gun fitted on an anti-aircraft mounting at Aldershot, 1939.
The crew of a Bren gun carrier pause to look at a monument erected by the Italians to commemorate the capture of Sidi Barrani in Egypt a few months earlier, 16 December 1940.
Winston Churchill inspects the new Lee-Enfield No. 4 Mk 1 rifle during a visit to 53rd Division in Kent, 20 November 1942.
Winston Churchill stands on a Covenanter tank of 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards, to take the salute at an inspection of 9th Armoured Division near Newmarket, Suffolk, 16 May 1942.
A piper of the 1st Battalion, The Gordon Highlanders, meeting a Swazi warrior in full war dress, East Africa, August 1963.
A Sherman tank of the 9th Royal Deccan Horse encounters a newly liberated elephant on the road to Meiktila in Burma, 29 March 1945.
Lance Bombardier Jack Grundy of the Royal Artillery embraces his wife Dorothy and children Randall and Gilda at his home in Irby in Cheshire, at the start of seven days leave, 14 April 1944.