Chosen Man, 95th Rifles, Peninsular War.
This is a 12 Inch scale sculpture of a Chosen Man of the 95th Rifles during the Peninsular War. It makes a first class retirement or long service presentation piece for any serving or ex-rifleman of either the Royal Green Jackets or Rifles Regiment
A chosen man of the 95th rifles, during the Napoleonic Era they were similar to a modern Lance Corporal. A man of good standing and strong marksmanship abilities would be "chosen" to lead a squad of men. Their status was denoted by the white armband.
The 95th Rifles would would go on to become the Royal Green Jackets and now the Rifles but the traditions and pride of the men who serve continues. This statue seeks capture the history of the service.
This is the Cold Cast Bronze finish which is a traditional colour, similar to the colour of all the commonwealth war memorials you see in most British Towns and Villages.
All our statues include an optional engraved plate on the wooden base. On the bronze statues the plate is jewellers brass and the pewter/ silver statues have a nickel silver plate.
To add a plate to your statue please select the option above and enter your engraving details. Please note if the engraving is left blank no plate will be included. If you'd like a blank plate please write this in the engraving details.
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On the engraving the text will be centred and the font sized to fit the plate.
|Base Material of the Statue||Cold Cast Resin|
|Height Including Presentation Base||14" / 36cm|
|Width with Presentation Base||6" / 15cm|
|Depth with Presentation Base||6" / 15cm|
Please be aware that these measurements are not exact and have been rounded for ease.
As every item is individually handmade the exact dimensions may vary slighty.