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HAY, ADMIRAL SIR J.
Neg. No: (GP) 3354
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 03-03-1906

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Sitter: Rt. Hon. Sir John Charles Dalrymple Hay (1821-1912).

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Biog: Entered Royal Navy, 1834; Rear Admiral, 1866; Lord of the Admiralty 1866-68; Vice Admiral, 1872; Admiral, 1878; M.P Wakefield, 1862-65; Stamford, 1866-80; Wigtown Burghs, 1880-85.

Date: 3 March 1906.

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Descr: TQL seated.

Costume: Full Dress uniform, Admiral, Royal Navy.

Orders, Decorations & Medals:

  • Star, sash and badge of a Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath (military division) [G.C.B. cr. 1902];
  • Naval General Service medal 1793-1840, with clasp;
  • Crimea medal 1854-56, with clasp "Sebastopal"; St. Jean d'Acre medal 1840;
  • Badge of the Order of Medjidjie (4th class cr. 1858) [Turkey].

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No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

References:

Biog: Who's Who; The Navy List, 1906; The Times, 30 January 1912, p 9d.

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Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Order of the Bath) Burke's Peerage; (Order of Medjidjie) R. Werlich, Orders and Decorations of All Nations, Washington, 1990; (Others) E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.

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