Neg. No: (GP) (L) 7653
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 25-5-1914
Subject: Major Chads with three sons.
Sitters: (left to right)
Date: 25 May 1914.
Occasion: The King's Levée, 25 May 1914; 2nd Lieutenant William John Chads and 2nd Lieutenant Herbert Charles Chads presented by their father Major Henry Campbell Chads; Lieutenant Henry Francis Chads in attendance.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179, New Bond Street, London, W.
Costume: (1) Full Dress uniform, Lieutenant, The Border Regiment; (2) Full Dress uniform, 2nd Lieutenant, The Cork Royal Garrison Artillery; (3) Full Dress uniform, Major, South Stafforshire Regiment; (4) Full Dress uniform, 2nd Lieutenant, Prince of Wales's (North Stafforshire Regiment).
Orders, Decorations & Medals: (3) Egypt medal 1882-1889, with 2 clasps 'Nile 1884-85', 'Kirbekan'; The Khedive's Egyptian star, 1882-1891.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: Studio assistant partially visible to right of plate; studio light and stand; clamp stand for 4th sitter retouched out.
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: (1) The Army List, 1910-1920; https://www.cairogang.com/soldiers-killed/chads/chads.html (2) The Army List, 1914-1924; (3) The Army List, 1880-1918; (4) The Army List, 1914-1915.
Occasion: The Times, 26 May 1914, p 14a.
Costume: Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1911.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.
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