AINGER, CAPT. EDWARD
Neg. No: (SF) 126555
Neg. Size: 8½"x6½"
Neg. Date: 24-02-1927
Sitter: Captain Edward Ainger (1893-?).
Biog: Entered 3rd (King's Own) Hussars, 1913; Lieutenant, 1914; Special Appointment, British Mission to Rumania 1919, and Russia 1919-20; Staff Captain, 1920; Captain, 3rd Hussars, 1921; Major, 1931; Brigade-Major, Shanghai Area (temp.), 1934.
Date: 24 February 1927.
Occasion: The King's Levée, 24 February 1927: presented by the Secretary for War.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: TQL standing.
Costume: Levée Dress, Captain, 3rd (King's Own) Hussars.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: 1914 star; British War medal 1914-20; Allied Victory medal 1914-19; badge of the Order of the Star, with crossed swords (5th class) [Rumania]; Croix de Guerre [France].
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 2.
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Biog: The Army List, 1913-1937.
Occasion: The Times, 25 February 1927, p 9a.
Costume: Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1911.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Campaign medals) E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988; (others) R. Werlich, Orders and Decorations of All Nations, Washington, 1990.
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