I asked: What regiment? Can anyone ID their uniforms?
This Blog has a link to Wellington, Prince Albert and Queen Victoria, a Governor of the Tower of London and even a link to a famous Olympic Gold Medallist!
I found this lovely family photo on a Cabinet Card was taken at a photographers studio in Melbourne, Australia in 1892.
What an amazing amount of information from followers and others, I am very very grateful for all your help
From the clues on the back I finally managed to find the right family where everyone fitted in
a super example of why we must make a huge effort to talk to the older generations and find out their stories
This is the result of my Friday Puzzle Pic, great research from @CLeeEsq enormous thanks Chris!
This photo above was taken before Rex married and it seems his training in the Fleet Air Arm as an Aircraft Mechanic…….
So they hadn’t got Victor’s name wrong after all! What a surprise!
Having spent about four days worth of research on these Old Photos it’s time to give in. Have I missed something, so if you have any ideas or inspiration I would love to hear from you!
I think from my research so far that these two are Katherine Wilson (Kitty) & Edmund Charles Sear (Charlie)
For both the injured and the lost
I ask you to keep count with me
Of all the wars and what they cost ……
Charles Stanley Battle served in WW1 as a Gunner in the Royal Field Artillery.
UPDATE… as of 9th February 2017 all of these fabulous photos in this collection are now back with their family. … More