Frederic Leighton enrols with the first group to join the 38th Middlesex (Artists) Rifle volunteers (later to be known as The Artists Rifles).
8 years, 3 months later
Frederic Leighton is promoted to Major in The Artist's Rifles.
5 days later
Captain Leighton is elected to command The Artists Rifles by a general meeting of the Corps.
5 years, 12 months, 1 day later
Frederic Leighton is promoted Lieutenant Colonel of The Artist's Rifles.
21 years, 1 month, 8 days later
The funeral of Frederic Leighton is held. His coffin is carried into St Paul's Cathedral, past a guard of honour formed by The Artists Rifles.