ZULU WARS 24th FOOT OR’S COLLAR DOGS BRASS – PAIR
East West shanks. 36mm wide, 25mm high. manufactured mostly for the use re-en actors.
In 1879 both battalions took part in the Anglo-Zulu War, begun after a British invasion of Zululand, ruled by Cetshwayo. The 24th Regiment of Foot took part in the crossing of the Buffalo River on 11 January, entering Zululand. The first engagement (and the most disastrous for the British) came at Isandlwana.