Im Thurn family portrait

Accession Number P07400.001
Collection type Photograph
Object type Colour - Toned black & white print
Maker Tunbridge Ltd
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Date made 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Studio portrait of the im Thurn family, father and three daughters, all of whom served in the British services in the Second World War. Lieutenant Colonel (Lt Col) Basil Bernhardt von Brumsey im Thurn, DSO MC, The Hampshire Regiment, surrounded by his daughters from left: Wren Susan im Thurn WRNS; Section Officer Rosemary im Thurn WAAF; and Junior Commander Joan im Thurn ATS. Three sweetheart brooches belonging to Rosemary are held in the collection of the Memorial.