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The Sculpture of Charles Sergeant Jagger by Ann Compton


Henry Moore Foundation, in association with Lund Humphries, 2004.  Hardback, 144pp., £60.  ISBN 0 85331 8646 In 1985, the Imperial War Museum held an exhibition entitled 'Charles Sergeant Jagger - War and Peace Sculpture, 1885- 1985'. There had been no major exhibition of Jagger's work since the memorial show organised in 1935, the year after hi…

'A Giant Howitzer Made by a Wounded War Hero: the Royal Artillery Memorial, London' by Prof Mark Connolly


Caption: The Royal Artillery Memorial at Hyde Park Corner London, designed and executed by Charles Sargeant Jagger MC. Image: courtesy National Army Museum About the talk: Unmistakeably a giant howitzer, the Royal Artillery Memorial is one of the most arresting and powerful memorials anywhere in the world. The work of Charles Sargeant Jagger MC, i…

Albert French Commemoration


This year MK WFA and The Friends of the MK Rose are organizing the commemoration for Albert French, the sixteen-year-old lad from Wolverton who lied about his age to join up and was killed in action a week short of his seventeenth birthday. Readings from his letters home, music, British Legion standard bearers, wreath laying, and a bugler sou…