Cabinet Photograph
J. Cooper - Photographer
Great Britain
c. 1890s

A private of the Devonshire Regiment (possibly the 2nd battalion) taken while on home service sometime in the 1890s. He his armed with a Lee-Metford or Lee-Enfield rifle with fixed
bayonet. He wears a home service pattern blue cloth helmet with the 1881 pattern helmet plate. His seven button tunic is of the 1881 pattern with white facings. He wears his 1882 Valise
pattern buff leather equipment in a variation of light arching order. He has pared it down to his waist belt, ammunition pouches, and bayonet/frog.