Black and white photograph taken aboard the troop ship Wakool, the men are from the 3rd R.I.R, they are performing free gymnastics under the supervision of Lieutenant Houston who can be seen to the right of the picture. Captain Parr is standing to the far left of the stairway.
A collection of photographs documenting a volunteer in the Boer War.
Collection Terms & Categories
- War/Campaign/Operation: Second Boer War (1899-1902)
- Country: South Africa
- Theme (Main): Conflict & Military Operations
- Theme (Main): Daily Life
- Subject: Animals & The Natural World
- Subject: Boundaries & Borders
- Subject: Counter-Insurgency
- Subject: Naval, Sea & Ships
- Subject: Transport
- Item: Photographic (album)
- Information: Memoir/Biography