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PHOTOGRAPHS

Title

HRH Prince of Wales in the gardens of the Chateau which was his headquarters in France

Object Name

Stereoscope Photograph

Maker

Realistic Travels Publishers (Primary maker)

Date Made

c.1914-18
c.1914-18

Place Made

England: London
London

Description

Stereoscope Photograph showing a view of the Prince of Wales in uniform and gaiters posinig at garden bench. ‘HRH Prince of Wales in the gardens of the Chateau which was his headquarters in France’ Prince Edward was a Grenadier Guard and despite concern by the government about the dangers, he went into the trenches and indeed earned the Military Cross. He also flew with the RFC/RAF in 1918.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2012.46

Copyright

National Museums NI