Sitter: Captain George John Sandys (1875-1937).
Biog: Served South Africa War, with Glamorganshire Yeomanry and 5th Dragoons; transferred to 2nd Life Guards, Lieutenant 1902; retired army, 1905; Captain, Glamorganshire Yeomanry, 1906; rejoined 2nd Life Guards, Reserve of Officers, 1914-1916; M.P (c) 1910-18; Hon. Attache, British Legation, Berne 1921-22; Paris, 1922-25.
Date: - (c. 1902-05).
Location: The Lafayette Studio.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume: Full Dress uniform, Lieutenant 2nd Life Guards.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: Queen's South Africa medal 1899-1902, with four clasps.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop; block.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: Who's Who; The Army List, 1900-16; The Times, c. 3 September 1937
Costume: Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1900.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.
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