The Charge Of The Light Brigade, A British Cavalry Charge During The Battle Of ...
Stockphoto ID: 3722375
File name: ILLU01491.jpg
Format: digital, 4000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: Spain
Description: The Charge of the Light Brigade, a British cavalry charge during the Battle of Balaklava. Due to a misunderstanding, they were sent up a valley held on three sides by the Russians. Some 250 men were killed or wounded effectively reducing the size of the mounted brigade by two thirds and destroying some of the finest light cavalry in the world to no military purpose.