FLIGHT LT. C.R
Sitter: Flight-Lieutenant, later Wing-Commander Cyril Richard Smythe (1899-1984).
Biog: First commission R.A.F. 1918; Wing-Commander, 1939; retired 1946.
Date: 17 July 1926.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 160 New Bond Street, London, W.
Descr: TQL standing.
Costume: Full Dress uniform, Flight-Lieutenant, Royal Air Force.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: British War medal 1914-20; Allied Victory medal 1914-19; India General Service medal 1908-35, with clasp.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 160 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 4.
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Biog: The Air Force List, 1918-46.
Costume: Dress Regulations For Officers Of The Royal Air Force, London, 1929.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.
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