In February 1895, Churchill was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Fourth Hussars regiment of the British Army
The Story of the Malakand Field Force
he accompanied a scouting expedition in an armoured train, leading to his capture and imprisonment in a POW camp in Pretoria
The River War
Churchill stood again for the seat of Oldham at the 1900 general election and won.
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
Ian Hamilton's March
Lord Randolph Churchill
My African Journey
After his resignation from the government in 1915, Churchill returned to the British Army full-time, attempting to obtain an appointment as brigade commander, but settling for command of a battalion.
The World Crisis
My Early Life
Thoughts and Adventures
Marlborough: His Life and Times
On 3 September 1939, the day Britain declared war on Germany following the outbreak of the Second World War, Churchill was appointed First Lord of the Admiralty
Churchill resigned as Prime Minister on 23 May.
Painting as a Pastime
The Second World War 1948-53
A History of the English-Speaking Peoples