No: (GP) 4544
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later Major Henry Barchard Fenwick Baker-Carr (1873- ?); 2nd Lieutenant
Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 1893; Lieutenant 1896; Captain 1900;
Major Robert George Teesdale Baker-Carr (1867-1931); entered Rifle Brigade
1888; Captain 1893; Major 1904-1906; ADC to Lord Elgin 1894-1899 &
Lord Curzon 1899-1905, Viceroys of India.
Captain, later Brigadier-General Christopher D'Arcy Bloomfield Saltern
Baker-Carr (1878-1949); entered Rifle Brigade 1898; Captain Rifle Brigade
1902-1906; Lieutenant-Colonel Tank Corps 1917; Brigade Commander 1918-1919;
Brigadier General 1919.
1 October 1904.
The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London, W.
Full Dress uniform, Captain, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders;
Full Dress uniform, Major, Rifle Brigade;
Full Dress uniform, Captain, Rifle Brigade.
Decorations & Medals:
Queen's South Africa Medal 1899-1902 with 3 clasps; King's South Africa
Medal 1901-1902 with 2 clasps.
Badge of a Member of the Royal Victorian Order [M.V.O. cr.
1903]; Delhi Darbar Medal 1903.
Queen's Sudan Medal 1896-1898; Queen's South Africa Medal 1899-1902
with 4 clasps; King's South Africa Medal 1901-1902 with 2 clasps; Khedive's
Sudan Medal 1896-1908 with clasp, "Khartoum".
& Props: Painted backdrop.
Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
of photographer at work: -
of poses: 2.
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(1) The Army List, 1904 (2)
Who's Who; The Army List, 1904; Kellys Handbook; The Times,
20 November 1931, p 16d; (3) Who's Who; The Army
List, 1904; Kellys Handbook; The Times, 11 January 1949,
p 6e. (see also, Brigadier-General C. Baker-Carr, From Chauffeur to
Brigadier, London, 1930).
Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1900
Decorations & Medals: (Royal Victorian Order)
Burke's Peerage; (Delhi Darbar Medal) Howard N. Cole,
Coronation and Royal Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London,
1977; (Others) Howard N. Cole, Coronation and Royal
Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London, 1977.
(Biog: Major Henry Baker-Carr) The Argyll and Sutherland
Highlanders Regimental Museum, Stirling.