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SBYRW : 11790

49th Regiment - A sepia group image of the officers in Ireland 1864/5. [This image was taken at the same place as 6889] The sitters in the image are listed in pencil on the edge of the photo and numbered. We believe the numbering was done in the late 1890s. [Standing L to R] [1] Sergeant Major Parr. [2] Captain  Graham Taylor. [3] Captain William Young. [4] Lieutenant McCullan. [5] Lieutenant Robert Oliver Aldworth. [6] Ensign Henry Board Williams. [7] Captain Thomas Cowper Hincks.[8]  Captain  Edward J. Cresswell. [9] Captain William John Gillespie. [10] Lieutenant Edgar Londsale. [11] Quartermaster Kerridge, [12] Captain William Madden. [13]  Ensign  Phillip Alfred West. [14] Lieutenant and Adjutant Edward Mackay. [15] Not named [Sat L to R] [16] Captain  William Watts Corban. [17] Surgeon Major Saunders. [18] Paymaster  Henry Seymour Michelle [19] Major  Fanshaw William Gostling. [20] Colonel Cadwallader  Adams, [21]Major  Thomas Priauix St George Armstrong. [22] Captain  John Hopkins. [23] Ensign  John Arthbutnot. [24] Lieutenant John Issac  Nason. [25] Ensign Charles Pitcher Temple.  [26] Ensign  Edwin Glass Fern. [27] Ensign Smith Thomas Sidney [Sinclair]. [28] Lieutenant  George Shirley. [29] Ensign  George Charles Cockburn. [30] Ensign Carey [No Trace - could be a lord]. [31] Ensign  Charles Barter Bogue.

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The officers with the colours in Gibraltar, 1881

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SBYRW : 32263

49th Regiment - A sepia photograph of the officers with the Colours in Gibraltar in 1881. The Regiment arrived in Gibraltar on the 13th March 1881 and the following July changed its title to the 1st (Princess of Charlotte of Wales?s) Berkshire Regiment. We believe this photograph was taken to commemorate the changeover in title. It shows, in the rear row from left to right an unidentified officer (Paymaster or doctor), Major Fox, Lieutenant Hemphill, Lieutenant Alcock, an unidentified Private, Lieutenant Gordon, an unidentified Private, Lieutenant Burney, sitting, Lieutenant McCracken, Captain Rathbone, Major Huyshe, Colonel Corban, Major Gillespie, Captain Green, an unidentified officer and Captain Kingand; sitting in the front are Lieutenant Whittall, Lieutenant McClintock, Lieutenant Delamain .

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SBYRW : 6701

49th Regiment - A sepia portrait photo of Assistant Surgeon Corban who transferred in 1864 to the 21st Hussars Photographer - Maull and Co, 187a Piccadilly, London

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Him in Full Dress

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SBYRW : 6713

49th Regiment - Three sepia portrait photos of Colonel W Corban in 1880.

Person(s): Corban, W W, Colonel;


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The photograph

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SBYRW : 6889

49th Regiment - A sepia group image of the officers in Ireland 1864. The surround to the image states it was taken in India, this is not correct. This image was taken at the same place as [11790]. Only some of these officers have been identified. Rear row] 5th from left Lieutenant McCullan, 6th from left Captain William John Gillespie, 7th from left Lieutenant Edgar Londsale,  Eighth  from left Quartermaster Kerridge. [Middle Row]  Sat far left Sergeant Major Parr, Sat 2nd from left Captain  William Watts Corban, Sat 6th from Left Major Thomas Priauix St George Armstrong, Sat 3rd from Left Paymaster  Henry Seymour Michelle. [Front Row] 3rd from left Captain Thomas Cowper Hincks. 5th from the left Lieutenant  George Shirley. 

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SBYRW : 6892

1st Bn, Berkshire Regiment - A sepia photo of the Battalion formed up in Gibraltar in 1881 Photographer; David and Co, Gibraltar. The officers at the front (L to R) Major A G. Huyshe, Colonel W W Corban, Major W J Gillespie.

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