Photographs taken by Major Adrian Simpson whilst serving as a staff officer with Major General Alfred Knox, British liaison officer to the Imperial Russian Army, during the First World War. Images include Russian infantry in trenches; transportation of Russian wounded; soldiers taking part in an Orthodox religious service in the field; men of a Tatar cavalry regiment; Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich and his cavalry escort; column of Russian artillery on the march; Russian military band and soldiers dancing; refugees from Warsaw during the German advance on the city in August 1915; British Red Cross motor ambulances in Russia; the Dimitri Palace in Petrograd (used a a military hospital); Russian medical staff and wounded in the Anglo-Russian hospital, Petrograd and the Fortress of St Peter and St Paul at Petrograd.
Black and white photographic prints dry mounted on card. Each card has typed caption and donor information. The cards are numbered consecutively from 631 to 648.