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Neg. No: (GP) L 9165
Neg. Size: 12"x10"
Neg. Date: 08-07-1926

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Sitter: Captain John Noel Pelly (1888-1945) and Mrs John Noel Pelly, née Rosalind Gatehouse ( ).

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Biog: (Capt. J.N. Pelly) C.B.E. (1942); R.N.; Commanding Officer HMS King Alfred. (Mrs J.N. Pelly) Daughter of R.G. Gatehouse, of Abbots Grange, Bebington, Cheshire; m. (1924) Capt. John Noel Pelly.

Date: 8 July 1926.

Occasion: The Court, 7 July 1926: Mrs J.N. Pelly was presented by Viscountess Leverhulme.

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

Descr: FL standing.

Costume: (Mrs J.N. Pelly) Court dress; (Capt. J.N. Pelly) Full Dress uniform, Commander, Royal Navy.

Costume Supplier: -

Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Capt. J.N. Pelly) 1914-15 Star; British War medal 1914-20; Allied Victory medal 1914-19.

Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.

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

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.


Biog: (Capt. J.N. Pelly) Who's Who.

Occasion: The Times, 9 July 1926, p 19d.

Costume: -

Costume Supplier: -

Orders, Decorations & Medals: E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.

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