Shell coat with blood stains of Robert Law

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From the battle of Sobraon 10th February1846

Robert Law was shot through the neck during the Battle of Sobraon in 1846 and although severely injured lived to tell the tale and he brought his jacket home with him. He later presented it to the Regimental museum. Sadly the coat was destroyed in the fire at Clandon House in April 2015.