11/50 Tpr. GILPIN, Robin Rooke; c.1914-1918; C2 2001_218_130
11/50 Tpr. GILPIN, Robin RookeAbout this object
A photograph of 11/50 Tpr. Robin Rooke Gilpin (also known as 2/50a) who served in WW1 first with the Main Body, Wellington Mounted Rifles, then he was transferred to the New Zealand Rifle Brigade and last was with the RNAS before it became the RAF. Gilpin was killed an air accident in France, 22 December 1918, he was 25. In the photograph he is wearing a Royal Artillery cap badge.
c.1914-1918Subject and Association Description
photograph WW1Object Type
Sharon DuffyObject number
C2 2001_218_130Copyright Licence
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