Jacket, Service Dress, 1913 Pattern: Captain, Norfolk Regiment
Single-breasted four-pocket jacket of thick quality khaki cloth, fitted with regimental pattern buttons. The jacket has captain's rank, displayed at the cuffs, both being trimmed with leather at the edges. The collar badges are absent and there is much mothing.
Evelyn Henry Tschudi Broadwood served as an Officer of the 1st Battalion, Norfolk Regiment during the First World War, embarking for France with the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) in August 1914. Broadwood was wounded in October 1914, probably at the Battle of La Bassee, and was awarded the Military Cross in February of the following year.