Photo's of Sgt Petts (my grandad)

Discussion in 'Your Collectibles' started by sgt petts, Jan 24, 2008.

  1. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    I have just scanned some photo's of my grandad, and would like to share them with you.

    I have zoomed into him from each photo too.
  2. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    And more photo's of Sgt Petts.
  3. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    And some more..............

    It's great to see all these photo's again!!
  4. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    Last lot.
    This one looks like it was taken in Africa.

    I am still trying to find some from Burma...
  5. Antipodean Andy

    Antipodean Andy New Member

    Looks a wordly gent.
  6. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    He was the best ever Andy.
    I just wished I'd asked him more about his time in Africa and Burma.
  7. Kyt

    Kyt Άρης

    Excellent pictures SP. Where were the last lot taken, especially the march past?
  8. Hugh

    Hugh New Member

    A mistake that nearly all of us make. Excellent photos and you are rightly proud of him.

  9. mfg495

    mfg495 Member

    Excellent photos, thanks for posting them.
  10. sgt petts

    sgt petts Member

    Thanks Kyt.

    On the back of the photo, it say.

    Support Coy 1st Bn London Irish Rifles.
    Marching into annual camps.

    ? ? ? Folkestone Kent.

    (not sure what the three words are?) :noidea:
    Will ask dad when he comes over.
    Grandad is on the right of the pic, he was Company Sgt Major by then.

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