Lance-Corporal John Rhodes, 3rd Carabiniers (Prince of Wales's Dragoon Guards), 1939
Photograph, World War Two (1939-1945), 1939.
The picture is inscribed on reverse, 'To Joan, My love to you - all my love John, 8.10.1939'. Joan was his fiancee and was then serving with the Auxiliary Territorial Service. Rhodes' unit was then stationed in India, where it remained on garrison duties and training until April 1944 when it went into action at Imphal.
One of seven photographs relating to Jo John B Rhodes, 3rd Carabiniers, (Prince of Wales's Dragoon Guards).
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National Army Museum, London
National Army Museum, Study collection