Item DCH Mil 402. - [Norman & Alfred Thomas, Rhosmaen Street, Llandeilo]

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DCH Mil 402.


[Norman & Alfred Thomas, Rhosmaen Street, Llandeilo]


  • [c.1915-c.1916] (Creation)

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1 glass negative ; black and white, 140 x 90 mm.

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Studio portrait of brothers Norman & Alfred Thomas of 50 Rhosmaen Street, Llandeilo. Both joined up Kings Royal Rifle Corps on the same day. Norman was later promoted to Sergeant, earned the Military Medal and was reported as missing during the Battle of Cambrai on 30 November 1917. Thought to have been taken prisoner by the Germans. No trace of him was ever found. He was 31 years old, (see West Wales War Memorials Project website for further details)

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Access to the original item by authorised access only. Users are directed to use the digital image.

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Copyright NLW.

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Digital version available (February 2021)

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