A Major of Yeomanry photographed in Cape Town 1902


A very good bust length portrait of a field officer wearing service dress with medal ribbons for the India General Service Medal 1895 and the Queen’s South Africa Medal. It is mounted on photographer’s card of Duffus Bros, Capetown. The sitter is identified on the verso in pencil as John Birkbeck [colonel] Cape Town, June 1902 although in the photograph he wears a Major’s rank badge. The overall size with mount is 6½ x 8½  ins.

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