Three soldiers of the Imperial Camel Corps
Three soldiers of the Imperial Camel Corps posing for a photograph at their table. Kit bags and equipment are spread around and there are bivouacs in the background.
Charles Harry Norman Ashlin born November 01, 1892 in Rio Grande, Brazil, and died August 30, 1974 in Cheshire, UK.Military service 1: October 1914, enlisted. Possibly into East Riding Yeomanry.Military service 2: Between 1915 - 1916, Imperial Camel Corps, Near East. Lt OC No.10 Company Imperial Camel Corps.Wounded at Bir-el-Bayud, near Romani, August 1916.Military service 3: Between 1916 - 1917, at Armentieres, wounded, mentioned in despatches.Military service 4: 1918, RFC, rank of Flight Commander.Military service 5: Between 1940 - 1944, RCAF: Wing Commander, mentioned in despatches.For further details see: Inchbald, G. 2005. With the Imperial Camel Corps in the Great War. Driffield: Leonaur Ltd.