Group photograph including George Powell
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|Title||Group photograph including George Powell|
|Notes||George Powell was a very small man and was enlisted into The Welsh Bantams. Being of a very young age when the war began he joined by stating he was older than his correct age. By the end of the Great War George had spent a year in hospital suffering horrific injuries.|
Photograph taken in training camp. Two men are armed with Magazine Lee Enfield rifles.
Private George Powell would have enlisted as a Bantam in the 17th or 18th (Serivice) Bns. (1st or 2nd Glamorgans), The Welsh Regiment.
|Item Date||August 1914 - December 1916|
|Creation place||Whitchurch, Shropshire|
|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||Gwyneth E Gwynne|
|Contributed on the behalf of||George Powell|