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Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer (1857-1932), Field Marshal

Sitter in 19 portraits
Herbert Plumer is generally regarded as one of the finest army commanders serving in France during the First World War. He joined the Army in 1876, serving in Sudan and South Africa before becoming quartermaster general of the new Army Council. On the outbreak of war in 1914, he was placed in command of the 5th corps, part of the 2nd Army stationed at Ypres. He commanded the 2nd Army from 1915 until the end of the war.

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P1700(49d)

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Alexander Bassano
printing-out paper print, 1899
NPG P1700(49d)

3000

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Sir Leslie Ward
watercolour, published in Vanity Fair 13 November 1902
NPG 3000

1954

General Officers of World War I

by John Singer Sargent
oil on canvas, 1922
On display in Room 30 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1954

x32018

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1899
NPG x32018

x32019

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1899
NPG x32019

x39341

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Alexander Bassano
printing-out paper cabinet card, 1899
NPG x39341

x96526

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1899
NPG x96526

x96527

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1899
NPG x96527

x96528

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1899
NPG x96528

D6764

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published 1902
NPG D6764

x65455

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1918
NPG x65455

x65456

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1918
NPG x65456

x65457

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1918
NPG x65457

x65458

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1918
NPG x65458

x65459

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1918
NPG x65459

x65460

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1918
NPG x65460

x65461

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1918
NPG x65461

x65462

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1918
NPG x65462

x164188

Herbert Plumer, 1st Viscount Plumer

by Walter Stoneman
copy negative, copied May 1942
NPG x164188