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WW2 Photo where taken?
« on: Sunday 07 April 19 08:31 BST (UK) »
I have an old WW2 photo with my Grandfather in and wondering where it may have been taken?
WW2
My Grandfather back row second in from the left.
Sorry I have misplaced his regiment number at this point but was with the Devonshire Reg Terr Army 28-8-1939 - 1968
Photo he looks pretty young.
Middle East 15/8/1941 - 20/6/1942
Italy POW 21/6/1942 - 6/3/1944
Germany POW 7/3/1944 - 15/5/1945
McQuade. Co Monaghan Ireland>Glasgow Scotland.
McGurk. Belfast Ireland>Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Chappell. Bristol.
Nichol(l)s. Bristol.

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Fraser. Inverness Scotland>London.
Coulson. London.
Phil(l)ips. Glasgow Scotland.

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Re: WW2 Photo where taken?
« Reply #1 on: Sunday 07 April 19 09:01 BST (UK) »
It is post war.  The medal ribbons suggest late 1945 onwards.

The large General Service caps were introduced circa 1943.

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Re: WW2 Photo where taken?
« Reply #2 on: Sunday 07 April 19 11:01 BST (UK) »
A very odd mixture of Regiments...perhaps southern half of UK.

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Re: WW2 Photo where taken?
« Reply #3 on: Sunday 07 April 19 12:28 BST (UK) »
Thank you. I have other photos but will have to get the Hubby to resize them as Im not to good at it. ;D
McQuade. Co Monaghan Ireland>Glasgow Scotland.
McGurk. Belfast Ireland>Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Chappell. Bristol.
Nichol(l)s. Bristol.

This information is crown copy copyright, from www.nationalarchives.gov.uk
Fraser. Inverness Scotland>London.
Coulson. London.
Phil(l)ips. Glasgow Scotland.