Full-length portrait of a tall man in uniform, holding a rifle and standing in a vague landscape with hills. A loose card panel with handwriting in pen states: '... twice mentioned in despatches for bravery in the trenches at the siege of Sebastopol and awarded the order of the Medjidie, 5th Class, by the Sultan of Turkey.'
Where to see this painting?
Royal Engineers Museum, Library and Archive, Gillingham
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