The King's Guard at Whitehall

The King's Guard at Whitehall London England


Stock #: 296984
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: London
Country: England
Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
Additional Details:
The King's Guard of Whitehall is furnished by the members of the Household Cavalry at Knightsbridge or Albany Street Barracks, each on alternate days. Five sentries are kept on guard, two of them from 10 o'clock to 4 o'clock being mounted men, the only mounted sentries in the country. When Parliament is sitting or the King is in residence in London, the usual guard is augmented by an additional number of men, and by two officers, a trumpeter, and the regimental colours

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