Artists Rifles

Artists Rifles

The Artists Rifles was a popular unit for volunteers. It particularly attracted recruits from public schools and universities. The group was organised in London by Edward Sterling, an art student, and comprised various professional painters, musicians, actors, architects and others involved in creative endeavours.

Created by: Simon534

CSV Export
  • British Army 760762 Corporal London Regiment

  • Profile picture for Harold Leslie Lakeman

    Born 1888

    Died 1918

    British Army 6384 Private London Regiment

    British Army Second Lieutenant Army Service Corps attached Lancashire Fusiliers

    British Army 149595 2nd Lieutenant Army Service Corps No 56 Division

  • Profile picture for Paul Nash

    Born 1889

    Died 1946

    British Army Second Lieutenant Hampshire Regiment

    British Army 2655 Private London Regiment

  • Born 1887

    Died 1965

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers

  • Profile picture for Philip Edward Thomas

    Born 1878

    Died 1917

    British Army 4229 Corporal London Regiment

    British Army Royal Garrison Artillery

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Garrison Artillery

  • Profile picture for Wilfred Edward Salter Owen

    Born 1893

    Died 1918

    British Army Artist's Rifles

    British Army Lieutenant Manchester Regiment 5th Battalion