Dating old military photos
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The “mass volunteer / conscript” wars, namely the South African war (c.1900), the First and Second World Wars, have affected virtually every British family so most families have some military photos of their ancestors.
They had a shawl or notched collar Trousers or pants were cut high on the waist and had button fronts as zippers were not in use at this time.Photography was invented in the 1800’s so this book covers the period 1865 to the end of World War 2.Most families in the UK have some connection to the military.The selected photos clearly illustrate the variety of uniforms and they are of a high quality. The book is essentially a photographic record of how the uniforms have changed over time and it notes what various illustrated insignia represent.It gives tips on how to conduct research into military photographs and comments how information on the “plain” reverse of many ‘photo postcards’ can yield data that could identify battalions and their location at specific dates.This publication will help with genealogical research and give the era in which that uniform was worn.
It may even narrow the period down to a very short span say of two years or less.Hairnets, or nets, were sometimes worn during the Civil War era.Most often they matched the color of the woman's hair.Can she solve the mysteries of the past and the present before disaster strikes?Available now on and the Create Space e Store Death Finds a Way: A Janie Riley Mystery by Lorine Mc Ginnis Schulze Janie Riley is an avid genealogist with a habit of stumbling on to dead bodies.Hair was always parted down the middle and slicked down on the crown, then pulled to the back and secured with pins into a bun or roll.