Photograph, Framed Clarence Wilson WWII; Unknown photographer; 1940-1945; WY.199...

Name/Title

Photograph, Framed Clarence Wilson WWII

About this object

This photograph is of John Clarence Wilson (15982), a local man who was killed during WWII.

Born the third son of Alex and Helen, Clarence grew up along Coalpit Road. Prior to the war, Clarence worked as an axeman.

Clarence served with the 20th Battalion, and was killed on Crete on May 22, 1941 aged 33. He is remembered on the Athens Memorial, Phaleron War Cemetery, Athens, Greece.

Place Made

Unknown

Maker

Unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1940-1945

Inscription and Marks

On front:
'J.C. WILSON'
On reverse:
'J. C. Wilson'
In pencil;
'WY 1993.81.36'

Measurements

h 205 mm x w 155 mm

Period

1940s

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

Military - World War Two

Subject and Association Keywords

Military

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, photographic paper, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card

Object number

WY.1993.81.36

Rights

Public Domain Public Domain

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