P01462.001

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ID number P01462.001
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white

Description

VRYHEID, SOUTH AFRICA. C. 1901-11-05. FUNERAL OF LIEUTENANT JOHN GEORGE CHRISP, 5TH VICTORIAN MOUNTED RIFLES, KILLED IN ACTION AT A FARM WHILE ON OPERATIONS AT VRYHEID IN THE TRANSVAAL. LEFT TO RIGHT (THE FIRST SIX ARE CARRYING THE BODY ON A STRETCHER): LIEUTENANT (LT) LESLIE CECIL MAYGAR, LT DUNCAN STOCK, CAPTAIN (CAPT.) H. G. CARSTAIRS, MAJOR FRASER (BENGAL LANCERS), LT JAMES FREDERICK STEBBINS, LT H. MCINTYRE; LT CASTLES, LT HENRY HOUSTON OSBORNE, VETERINARY CAPTAIN SAMUEL SHERLOCK, CAPTAIN EDWARD CHARLES TATCHELL. THE FIRING PARTY IN THE BACKGROUND HAS REVERSED ARMS. (DONOR G. OGLE)