Regimental Silver


Regimental Silver
The Regimental silver of the King’s Colonials and later King Edward’s Horse was donated for custodial safe-keeping and display on special occasions to the Haileybury and Imperial Service College in the UK.  

The items held are:

•           King’s Colonials Bowl
•           Challenge Cup for Posts and Heads
•           Cup presented to the Asian Squadron by Colonel H. Fortescue
•           Hotchkiss Rifle Competition Cup
•           Reconnaissance Challenge Cup
•           Musketry Field Firing Challenge Cup
•           Table Candelabrum
•           Cape Town Challenge Cup
•           Officer’s Mess Cup – Wrestling on Horseback.

The school also has the Dewar Shield and the Australia Shield.  A large painted wood representation of the King Edward’s Horse headdress is on display in the School and is shown in Figure 414.

Figure 414:  A large painted wood representation of the King Edward’s Horse headdress badge at the Haileybury and Imperial Service College (Darren O’Brien collection).