JT Turnbull - Royal West Kent Regiment - North Ormesby, Middlesbrough

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    D.C.M. FOR MIDDLESBROUGH SOLDIER Pte. J.T. Turnbull, Royal West Kent Regt. of Frederic St. North Ormesby Middlesbrough, has been recommended to the D.C.M.. Turnbull, who before the outbreak of war was employed at the Cargo Fleet Ironworks was mentioned in Sir John French's despatches for gallant and distinguished service in the field. He is now in hospital in Bedfordshire with a wounded foot. This photograph was published in the Illustrated Chronicle on the 1st of March 1915. During the Great War the Illustrated Chronicle published photographs of soldiers and sailors from Newcastle and the North East of England, which had been in the news. The photographs were sent in by relatives and give us a glimpse into the past. The physical collection held by Newcastle Libraries comprises bound volumes of the newspaper from 1910 to 1925. We are keen to find out more about the people in the photographs. If you recognise anyone in the images please comment below. Copies of this photograph may be ordered from us, for more information see: http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt Please make a note of the image reference number above to help speed up your order.
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    IllustratedChronicles (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
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    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/127539872@N02/16411028016/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 3 years, 12 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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