Highland Light Infantry Officers 1895 Silver Brooch Attributed Hervey Ronald Bruce.
Stunning silver plaid brooch ca1895 by J & co Jennens. Owned and worn by Hervey R. Bruce Esq 1872-1924. Sir Bruce was the 5th Baronet of Downhill, Educated at Eton, 2nd Lieutenant in the 24th (Post office) Middlesex Rifle Volunteers.
He served as one of the initial officers of The Irish Guards and was Commander (1st Regiment of Hervey's Volunteers) Derry Regiment Ulster Volunteers 1912-14. We have obtained an extensive portfolio on Sir Hervey life which is included with the brooch.