Photograph of George Powell
To view other similar items in the archive click on the hyper-linked words below.
|Title||Photograph of 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.|
Pte. Powell is armed with a Magazine Lee Enfield rifle.
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|
|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|