We asked you to think of something appropriately witty for this image from our feature on the Bombay Grenadiers at Maiwand, published in the August issue of Military History Matters. Here are the winners!

WINNER

“Join the army, they said! Get your own gun, no strings attached!” — Sarah Coleshill

RUNNERS-UP

“One wrong move and the puppy gets it!” — Les Quilter

“Don’t forget my gin & tonic again or there’ll be consequences” — Sandra Merrick



8 Comments

  1. Les Quilter
    July 11, 2019 @ 5:31 pm

    Do I shoot him with my left hand or the right?

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  2. Les Quilter
    July 11, 2019 @ 5:32 pm

    One wrong move and the puppy gets it!

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  3. C Warner
    July 11, 2019 @ 7:07 pm

    Runners to your marks…get set…

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  4. Charles Cameron Carruthers
    July 12, 2019 @ 10:28 am

    My name is fast draw McGraw!

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  5. David Tremain
    July 25, 2019 @ 4:44 pm

    Wight, you chaps, over there. The wemainder for the fiwing squad form up.

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  6. Sandra Merrick
    July 30, 2019 @ 4:04 pm

    Don’t forget my gin & tonic again or there’ll be consequences

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  7. james booth
    August 10, 2019 @ 7:09 pm

    are you going to shoot your self in the foot with a gun.

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  8. Sarah Coleshill
    August 21, 2019 @ 12:43 pm

    Join the army, they said! Get your own gun, no strings attached!

    Reply

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