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Offline steeles39

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Which war please?
« on: Monday 14 September 20 18:34 BST (UK) »
Hi, could anyone tell me as much as they can about this photo I found which world war so I can get a rough date please.
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Re: Which war please?
« Reply #1 on: Monday 14 September 20 18:42 BST (UK) »
What rank is a 4 striped soldier. Have never seen that before.

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Re: Which war please?
« Reply #2 on: Monday 14 September 20 19:12 BST (UK) »
First war, between 1917 and 1922.  (see link)

They are not rank stripes but overseas service chevrons,  link here with explanation:

https://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/soldiers/how-to-research-a-soldier/tips-for-interpreting-photographs-of-men-in-uniform/whats-that-on-his-sleeve-an-overseas-service-chevron/

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