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Sergeant A. Lawrence of the Dumbartonshire Volunteer Rifle Corp

Image credit: Historic Environment Scotland

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Sergeant Lawrence is shown standing wearing a black hat and dark uniform with red braiding. This was the full rifle uniform of the Dumbartonshire Volunteer Rifle Corp until it changed in 1887. He has a musket or rifle with its butt on the ground and the muzzle end of the barrel resting against the inside of his left arm. In the background is a view of Dumbarton Castle and Dumbarton Rock.

Dumbarton Castle



Sergeant A. Lawrence of the Dumbartonshire Volunteer Rifle Corp


before 1887


oil on canvas


H 83.5 x W 60.5 cm

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