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June 1911 Cape Regiments Lord Roberts inspecting S.A. [South African] Contingent in London, 1960 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3011Q/10

Scope and Contents

127 x 86 mm. Showing Field Marshall Earl Roberts inspecting troops from various South African units at the Duke of York's School, London. These troops formed some of the many contingents which came to London for the Coronation procession of King George V. A number of different annotations appear on the reverse including one which may identify some of those pictured. Photograph by Gale and Polden, Aldershot.


  • Creation: 1960 - 1980


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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition.

Existence and Location of Copies

CN 1480.



Date information

DateText: This is a modern print from the original negative..


Gale and Polden

Finding aid date

2003-09-15 17:01:28+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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