COMPTON, LT. COL LORD D COMPTON
Neg. No: (GP) GP 6927
Neg. Size: 12"X15"
Neg. Date: 12-6-1911
Subject: Officers Group, 9th Lancers.
Sitters: (Left to right)
(9) Lieutenant, later Captain Francis Octavius Grenfell V.C. (1880-1915).
(3) Lt. Colonel, later Colonel Lord Douglas (James Cecil) Compton (1865-1944).
(4) Colonel, later Major-General Sir Henry Augustus Bushman (1841-1930).
(5) Captain, later Major Eustace Henry Egremont Abadie (1877-1914).
Date: 12 June 1911.
Location: St. James' Park.
Costume: Full dress uniform, Officers, 9th Lancers.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Grenfell: Max Arthur, Symbols of Courage: A Complete History of the Victoria Cross, London, 2004
Costume: Dress Regulations for the Army 1900, London, 1900.
Acknowledgements: Nicholas Forder, Museum Assistant (Military), Derby Central Museum and Art Gallery.