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:1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photo of the Battalion Lightweight Tug-of-War team who were the winners at Peshawar in 1901-2 and at Rawalpindi in 1904 - but it is not clear exactly of what; the photo as provided is a photo of a mounted copy which contains the names of the participants and was a taken by David Robson - but the original photo was taken in India by a Mr G Dean

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The photograph

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photo of the Battalion Light Weight Tug of War team who were the winners of station competitions at Peshawar in 1901-2 and at Rawal Pindi in 1904

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A photo from a newspaper of the Officers of the Battalion soon after their return from eighteen years of foreign service in June 1913 on the occasion when the Battlion marched past King George V led by the Colonel of the Wiltshire Regiment, General Sir John Hart Dunne, who had been comissioned sixty years earlier into the 62nd Regiment, now the 1st Battalion, and had commanded the 2nd battalion for 13 years

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the officers in India in 1899. Stood at the far left are Heyesbury, Bradbridge, Quartermaster H. Mankelow,Roche, Lady Heysbury, , 2nd Lieutenant Dansey, Lieutenant M.L. Formby, Captain R.H. Snow, Captain C.H.M. Kirkwood, Captain A.H. Arnold, Mrs Carter, Captain J.F. Forbes,. Carter, Alexander Armstrong, Mrs Manktelow, Mrs Forbes. (Note ? some of the positions within the image are not clear ? those named are known to be in the photo)

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The officers in Quetta, India 1899

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the officers in Quetta in India in 1899. Known to be in this photo but with their positions not identified are Lieutenant P. Hasler, Captain J.F. Forbes, Lieutenant Blake, Lieutenant Mankelow, 2nd Lieutenant A.W. Timmis, Lieutenant A.Armstrong, Major L.L. Steele, Lieutenant J.R.Wyndham, Captain G.C. Rigby, Lieutenant T. Roche, Lieutenant M.L. Formby.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia portrait photograph of Lieutenant Thomas Roche, believed to have been taken about 1907.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of an officers group at Aldershot in 1895 showig in the rear row, from left to right Captain W.E. Matchen (with dog called Peter hiding his face), Lieutenant H. T. Arnold, -?-, Lieutenant Staunton, 2nd Lieutenant H.P. Rogers, 2nd Lieutenant T Roche, Captain The Hon L. Holmes a L Court, 2nd Lieutenant P. Hasler and 2nd Lieutenant E.U. Bradbridge. Seated left to right are Captain A.G. Jefferies, Captain R.H.P. Snow, -?-, Lieutenant Colonel R. Hayne, Captain and Adjutant J.T. Forbes, Lieutenant and Quartermaster C.S. Barnes and Captain R.H. Steward. In the front row from left to right are Lieutenant B.P. Feilding, -?-, -?-,2nd Lieutenant C.A. Law, Lieutenant E. Vincent, -?- and Lieutenant G.G.M. Wheeler. (There is slight damage to the centre of the image) [Note Lieutenant G G M Wheeler later transferred to the 7th Hariana Lancers, Indian Army, during World War I. On 12 April 1915 at Shaiba, Mesopotamia, Major Wheeler led his squadron in an attempt to capture a flag which was the centre-point of a group of the enemy who were firing on one of his troop's picquets. He advanced, attacked the enemy's infantry with the lance, and then retired while the enemy swarmed out of hidden ground where Royal Artillery guns could attack them. On 13 April Major Wheeler led his squadron to the attack of the North Mound. He was seen far ahead of his men, riding straight for the enemy's standards, but was killed in the attack. Major Wheeler was 42 years old at the time of this action, for which he was awarded the VC. Wheeler was a grandson of Sir Hugh Massy Wheeler. He was educated at Bedford Modern School. In 1900 he married Nellie Purcell, a daughter of the surgeon Ferdinand Purcell.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the officers of Hyderabad detachment in 1896. Seated 2nd from the left is Captain Walter L. Rocke, 3rd is 2nd Lieutenant Edward C. Bradbridge, 94th) 2nd Lieutenant Thomas Roche, seated on his horse far right is 2nd Lieutenant Cecil A. Law.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of a group of officers in India, believed in to have been taken in 1897 with, in the rear row from left to right Captain Eyre, Lieutenant Matcham (with dog)., Lieutenant R O? B Taylor, Lieutenant Hasler, Captain Holmes a L Court, Lieutenant A. Melride, Lieutenant and Quartermaster S. Barnes, Lieutenant T. Roche, Lieutenant C.A. Law, Lieutenant H.T. Arnold and Lieutenant -?-. In the centre row seated from left to right are Captain C.V. Kirkwood, Captain R.H.P. Snow, Captain W.L. Rocke, Major H.M. Carter, Major E.C. Hill and Captain and Adjutant J.T. Forbes Those in the front row are unidentified.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of an officer's group in civilian clothes with their ladies in Quetta, India in 1898 showing, in the rear row from left to right Lieutenant Steele, Lieutenant Dansey, Lieutenant Timmis and Lieutenant Barnes. Standing are Captain Holmes a L Court, Lieutenant Bradbridge, Lieutenant and Quartermaster Mankelow, Lieutenant T. Roche, Mrs Holmes a L Court, -?-, Captain R.H.P. Snow, 2nd Lieutenant T.H.Parker and Captain H.T. Arnold. Eated are Lieutenant Colonel Carter, Major H. Alexander, Mrs Mankelow, Mrs J.F. Forbes, Mrs J.R. Wyndham, Mrs C.H. Alexander and Captain Kirkwood. In the front row, left to right as always, are Lieutenant Milward (Unattached list), Lieutenant Stoddard, Lieutenant A. Armstrong, Lieutenant H.A. Douglas, Mrs H.T. Arnold, Captain J.F. Forbes and Mrs H.M. Carter.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment ? A sepia photograph of an officers group in Church Lines, Rawalpindi, India in April 1904. In the rear row, from left to right, are Lieutenant Blacke, 2nd Lieutenant Walter R.A. Dawes, Lieutenant Barker, Lieutenant Davies, 2nd Lieutenant Archibald V.P. Martin, Lieutenant Percy S. Rowen, Lieutenant Dansey and Lieutenant Cyril H.E. Moore, Seated in the middle row are Lieutenant and Quartermaster Henry Mankelow, Major Arthur G. Jeffreys, -?-, Lieutenant Colonel Finley C. Beatson CB, Major Louis H. Warden, Lieutenant T.Roche, Captain Mordaunt C. Richards and Captain Alexander W. Timmis. In the front row are Captain Tordiff, Lieutenant Guy, Lieutenant Francis E. Bowler, 2nd Lieutenant Hagger, Lieutenant Fitzgerald G.King, Lieutenant Denny and 2nd Lieutenant Harry F.D. Stirling.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the Battalion polo team in a local polo tournament in 1907 with, from left to right, Lieutenant Cleary G.M.Carter, Lieutenant Cyril Cary Barnard, Captain Thomas Roche and Lieutenant Robert F. Guy.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white photograph of a group of officers after the Kings Levee, 12th June 1913. It shows, in the rear row from left to right, Captain H.R.A. Davies, Lieutenant W.C. Loder-Symonds, Lieutenant B.H. Goodhart, Lieutenant J.H.M. Mee, Lieutenant J.W. Dunne, 2nd Lieutenant S.F. Carrington, 2nd Lieutenant L.D. Greene, Lieutenant R.H. Broome and Lieutenant G.S. Browne. Seated, again from left to right , are Captain M.C. Richards, Major T. Roche, Lieutenant Colonel A.W. Hasted, General Sir J.H. Dunne KCB, (Colonel of the Regiment) Major W.S. Brown, Captain P.S. Rowan and Captain W.R.A. Dawes. [Lieutenant J.W. Dunne was on the reserve at this time having served in the Boer War in another unit. He is more famous for being one of the early air pioneers, he is standing directly behind his father]

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A black and white group photograph of the officers at Tidworth in 1913. It shows, standing from left to right, Lieutenant B.H. Goodhart, Lieutenant W.C. Loder-Symonds, 2nd Lieutenant L.J. Fairchild, Lieutenant K.J.P. Oliphant, Captain W.I.Cordon, 2nd Lieutenant C.C. Morse, Lieutenant J.H.M. Mee, Lieutenant G.S. Browne, Lieutenant R.H. Broome and Lieutenant L.B. Green. Seated, again from left to right, are Captain H.B. Fisher, Captain F.W. Stoddard, Captain M.C. Richards, Major T. Roche, Lieutenant Colonel A.W. Hasted, Captain P.S. Rowen, Captain M.L. Formby, Captain W,G. Blake and Captain W.R.A. Dawes. [The following year Captain Dawes was the first officer of the Regiment to be killed in action at the start of the 1st World War]

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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia group photograph of four officers in Naawoport, Cape Colony, South Africa in March 1901. Standing on the left is Lieutenant and Adjutant E Evans, standing on the right is Lieutenant T Roche, seated front left is Lieutenant Colonel H M Carter, and seated front right is Captain W Matcham.

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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A digital sepia group photograph of the officers at Naauwpoort, South Africa in March 1901. It shows, in the rear row, from left to right, 2nd Lieutenant Hamelin F. Coddington, 2nd Lieutenant Henry C. A. Barclay, Captain (Quartermaster) Alexander J. Yardley, and believed-to-be Major Roberts, the Brigade Major. In the middle row, from left to right, are Captain Brown (Either WS or AS), Captain Edward Evans, Major Carleton H. M. Kirkwood, Major Neville D. Macdonald, Captain Wilfred Bolton, Captain William Eyre Matcham and Captain Thomas Roche. Seated from left to right at the front are Lieutenant Robert M. T. Gillson, -?- , andLieutenant Edward J Fitz G. King. This image was in the collection of Lieutenant Colonel Carter the commanding officer at the time.

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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia digital image of Lieutenant Colonel H M Carter (left) and Captain Roche (Mounting the horse) near Naawport South Africa during the Boer War in April 1901.

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2nd Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia digital image of officers and a lady at Nauwpoort, South Africa during the Boer War, April, 1901 during a hunting outing. In this image whose location is not certain are Lieutenant Colonel H M Carter, Captain Roche and Sergeant Parfitt.

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1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment - A sepia photograph of the Battalion (In Quarter Column) at Rawalpindi, India in March 904. Officers at the front, from left to right are Captain Warden, Lieutenant Guy, Lieutenant King, Lieutenant Blake, Lieutenant Rowan, Captain Tordiffn and Lieutenant Davies; then mounted is Colonel Beatson; the remainder are Lieutenant Timmis, Lieutenant Martin, Lieutenant Moore, Lieutenant Richards, Lieutenant Dansey, Lieutenant Dawes and Lieutenant Roche.

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