Second Lieutenant Alec Forbes (d.1916), Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry

Stanhope Alexander Forbes (1857–1947)


Oil on canvas

H 60 x W 50 cm

Collection: Cornwall's Regimental Museum, Bodmin

Accession number: P8600

The artist's son (and only child) by his first marriage to Elizabeth Adela Forbes, who had died of cancer in 1912. Alec Forbes was killed in the war later that year.

Image downloaded, and caption material added, by Jacqueline Banerjee. [Click on the image to enlarge it and mouse over the text for links.]

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