Item Details

Call Number: MS Gen 1376/11/2
Date of Creation: 1915
Place of Creation: Bramshott, England
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Gen 1376
Content: Group photograph of some officers of B Company of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. With other ranks (from 5 platoon) at the roadside. Taken near Bramshott in Hampshire in February 1915 on a training exercise, before service overseas. A note on the back identifies those shown, from left to right: Major W. R. D. Mackenzie, on a horse called 'The Moth'; Captain A. J. Campbell-Colquhoun; Lieutenant Francis MacCunn; Lieutenant G. B. Mackenzie; 2nd Lieutenant Guy Cameron. An accompanying note by Sir William Robieson identifies the tall NCO as Jack Stout and mentions that Bulfin Crawford and Eddie Arthur are also present (exact position not stated).
Physical Description: 1 photographic print. 8.9 x 14 cm.
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Not Assigned
Material Type: Photograph
Accession Number: 2574
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

subject: Eddie Arthur fl.1915
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
subject: John Kenneth Bulfin-Crawford fl.1915-1974
Soldier of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders, no. 14710. Still on the role of the battalion reunion club when it disbanded in 1974.
subject: Guy F. Cameron fl.1915
2nd Lieutenant of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Joined 24/11/14, from Oxford University OTC. Severely wounded at Loos, 26/9/15.
subject: Archibald J. Campbell Colquhoun fl.1915-1957
Captain of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Joinced England 12/2/15; wounded 26/9/15 at Loos; rejoined 4/12/15; hospitalised 14/3/16; rejoined 8/4/16; hospitalised 10/5/16. …
subject: Great Britain. Army. 6th Cameron Highlanders
subject: Francis John MacCunn 1888-1915
Born in Liverpool. Son of John MacCunn and Florence Anne Sellar (d 1939). A cousin of the composer Hamish MacCunn. Studied at the University of Oxford. Assistant, …
subject: George B. Mackenzie fl.1915
2nd Lieutenant of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders. Left the battalion before it went overseas for service in 1915.
subject: W. R. D. Mackenzie fl.1915
Major. In command of 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders in February 1915.
subject: Jack Stout fl.1915
N.C.O. of the 6th Battalion Cameron Highlanders.
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