GAUNT, VICE AD. SIR E.
Neg. No: (GP) L7505
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 24-08-1922
Sitter: Admiral Sir Ernest Frederick Augustus Gaunt (1865-1940).
Biog: Rear-Admiral, 1914; Rear-Admiral 1st Battle Squadron, Battle of Jutland; Commander-in-Chief, East Indies, 1917-19; Commander-in-Chief Western Approaches 1921-1922; Admiral, 1924; retired, 1925.
Date: 24 August 1922.
Location: 160 New Bond Street, London.
Descr: TQL standing.
Costume: Full Dress uniform, Vice Admiral, Royal Navy.
Orders, Decorations & Medals:
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: Who's Who; Burke's Peerage; The Navy List, 1922; The Times 22 April 1940, p 3c.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Order of the Bath, Order of St. Michael and St. George) Burke's Peerage; (Order of St. Stanislas, Order of the Star, Order of the Rising Sun and Medal for Military Valour) R. Werlich, Orders and Decorations of All Nations, Washington, 1990; (Coronation medal, 1911), Howard N. Cole, Coronation and Royal Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London, 1977; (Others), E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.