Photograph of Osborne Pigrome
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|Title||Photograph of Osborne Pigrome|
Photograph of Osborne Pigrome waering the cap badge of the 5th (City of London) Bn. Territorial Force (London Rifle Brigade). Note the cloth title on upper left sleeve, detailing his unit. The London Rifle Brigade were in or around Ipswich from June 1915 to July 1916. Before and after the war, he was a regular weekend watercolour painter. According to family stories, Osborne never spoke about the Great War. He never married and lived quietly with two elder sisters and a niece. Born 4th February 1880, died 26th April 1963.
Pte. 2314 (later 301475) Osborne Pigrome, 2/5th (City of London) Bn. Territorial Force (London Rifle Brigade), later 28th (County of London) Bn. Territorial Force (Artists Rifles).
|Item Date||June 1915 - July 1916|
|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||Richard Marshall (Norwich and Norfolk Millennium Library Submission Day 8th April 2008)|
|Contributed on the behalf of||Geoffrey Seale|