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Old 16-03-20, 12:21 PM
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A nice wartime family group of a Corporal of the Regiment with his wife and baby.

The Corporal wears the sign of 79th Armoured Division - in which the regiment crewed Sherman Crab flail tanks - the RTR tank - possibly the printed version -
and the regiment's NCOs' metal arm badge. His wife is wearing the regimental badge as a brooch.

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Old 16-03-20, 06:35 PM
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Superbly evocative picture Jon, caused a lump in my throat, as it bespeaks a time of great uncertainty for young families like that. I wonder if he made it through, do you know?
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As you say very evocative.

Sadly I have no further details on him as the photo was an Ebay find.

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Superbly evocative picture Jon, caused a lump in my throat, as it bespeaks a time of great uncertainty for young families like that. I wonder if he made it through, do you know?
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Thank you. What a pity we donít know the name, it would have been possible to trace them.
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