Neg. No: (GP) 7204
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 11-03-1912

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Sitter: 2nd Lieutenant, later Captain John Burgh Talbot Leighton (1892-1917).

Biog: Entered Scots Guards 1912; Lieutenant, 1914; served Royal Flying Corps 1914-1917; Captain, 1915; Squadron Commander, 1917; temporary Major, 1917; died of wounds received in action 1917.

Date: 11 March 1912.

Occasion: The King's Levée, 11 March 1912: presented by Colonel E. Guthbert.

Location: -

Descr: TQL standing.

Costume: Full Dress uniform, 2nd Lieutenant, Scots Guards.

Furniture & Props: Backdrop.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work: Face retouched.

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: The Army List, 1912-1917.

Occasion: The Times, 12 March 1912, p 12b.

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

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