'3 Troop', 3rd County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), North Africa, 1943
Photograph compiled by Major Wilfred Herbert James Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), 1943.
Group photograph taken at Cowley Camp, Mena, with names listed as: rear row: Troopers D Robertson, D Sketchley, H Lewis, L B Keech, C Dakin, F Chambers and L Ponting; middle row: Trooper F E Blanchard, Lance Sergeant K Clausen-Thue, Lieutenant W H Palmer, Corporals F Doel and E Humm; front row: Troopers O Patey, H S Mitchell, A Earnshaw, and P Fulton.
In early 1943, the 3rd County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters) was moved to Cowley Camp at Mena near Cairo where the unit was re-equipped and personnel undertook training in preparation for the invasion of Sicily.
From a photograph album containing 84 photographs compiled by Major W H J Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters).
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