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Neg. No: (GP) 11831
Neg. Size: 10"x12"
Neg. Date: 26-02-1929

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Subject: Lieutenant E Hollobon and Officers of the 5th (Flintshire) Battalion (Territorial) Royal Welch Fusiliers.

Sitters: left to right,

(1) Lieutenant (Quartermaster) Ernest F Hollobon

(2) Second Lieutenant Leonard Clough-Taylor

(3) Second Lieutenant John Charlton

(4) Lieutenant George Alleston

Date: 26 February 1929.

Occasion: The King's Levée, 26 February 1929: Officers of the 5th Battalion Royal Welch Fusiliers, presented on appointment by the Secretary of State for War.

Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: Full Dress uniform, Officers, The Royal Welch Fusiliers.

Orders, Decorations & Medals: (1) The Military Medal; 1914 star; British war medal 1914-20; Allied Victory medal 1914-19, with oak leaf; unidentified.

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; table.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 2.


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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: The Army List, 1929.

Occasion: The Times, 27 February 1929, p 19a.

Costume: Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1911.

Orders, Decorations & Medals: (The Military Medal) A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, Spinks Standard Catalogue of British and Associated Orders, Decorations & Medals, London, 1990; (others) E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.

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Additional Information: -

Acknowledgements: Identifications kindly provided by henry@henryandsophie.com