The Salvation Army was founded in London in the 1860s by Catherine and William Booth. The organisation sought to bring salvation to the poor, destitute and hungry by meeting both their "physical and spiritual needs".
This second issue (1934) Britains Salvation Army officer from set 1316 wears dark navy / black suit with red stripe on cuff, red shirt and matching peaked cap. His right arm moves freely. Clearly marked underneath
in very good original condition with some minor paint loss