Photograph of Lt Wharton Rye Collinge
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|Subject||Collinge, Wharton Rye|
|Title||Photograph of Lt Wharton Rye Collinge|
|Notes||This is my Great Grandfather, Wharton Rye Collinge who died from gas in the Great War. I am very fortunate to have all his battlefield and other documents.|
Lieutenant Wharton Rye Collinge, 2nd/6th (Rifle) Bn. The King's (Liverpool Regiment), died of gas poisoning 7th August 1917 and is buried in Merville Communal Cemetery.
|Item Date||July 1915 - August 1917|
|Item medium||Photographic paper|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Martin Collinge|