Photograph, Framed Hugh Douglas Bain WWII; Unknown photographer; 1940-1945; WY.1...

Name/Title

Photograph, Framed Hugh Douglas Bain WWII

About this object

This photograph is of Hugh Douglas Bain (18631), a local man who was killed during WWII.

The son of Robert Kidd and Rebecca White Bain, Hugh grew up on Alma Street in Wyndham. Prior to the war, Hugh worked as a Cheese Factory Assistant in Burnham.

Hugh served with the 26 Infantry Battalion Reinforcements in the Western Desert. He was killed on October 24, 1942, and is buried in the El Alamein Cemetery, Egypt, II. G. 17.

Place Made

Unknown

Maker

Unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1940-1945

Inscription and Marks

On front:
'HUGH DOUGLAS BAIN'

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.1993.81.40

Rights

Public Domain Public Domain

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