The Artists Rifles Association

An extraordinary British Regiment founded in 1860 by the leading artists of the day


A History of the Artists Rifles book cover

“A History Of The Artists Rifles, 1859 – 1947” by Barry Gregory

ISBN 978-1-84415-503-3
published in Great Britain, 2006 by:
Pen and Sword Military,
47 Church Street,
S70 2AS,

Memories of the Artists Rifles book cover

Memories of The Artists Rifles” by Col. H.A.R. May

xxix + 365 pp. Howlett & Son, London, England, 1929.

An excellent biography of the former Commanding Officer’s service from 1882 to 1921 and a definitive account of the Artists Rifles during the Boer and Great Wars.

Click here to see Table of Contents.

Although out of print now, second-hand copies can sometimes be found in specialist bookstores, such as:

Artists Rifles Roll of Honour 1914-1919 cover

“Artists Rifles Roll of Honour 1914-1919”

Howlett & Son, London, England, 1922

Originally published in 1922, the Naval & Military Press has reprinted this as a facsimile of the original.
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Address:    Naval & Military Press, Unit 10, Ridgewood Industrial Park, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 5QE