MILITARY - BALUCHI REGIMENTS A collection of approximately 90 regimental and "special occasion" groups, relating to British and native Baluchi, Afridi, and related military gatherings in Karachi and Hong Kong, [c.1896-1912] (quantity)

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MILITARY - BALUCHI REGIMENTS
A collection of approximately 90 regimental and "special occasion" groups, relating to British and native Baluchi, Afridi, and related military gatherings in Karachi and Hong Kong, [c.1896-1912] (quantity)

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MILITARY - BALUCHI REGIMENTS
A collection of approximately 90 regimental and "special occasion" groups, relating to British and native Baluchi, Afridi, and related military gatherings in Karachi and Hong Kong, albumen and gelatin silver prints, approximatly 46 larger c.210 x 285mm., others 135 x 95mm., or smaller, mounted on loose album sheets, most recto and verso, [c.1896-1912] (quantity)

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  • Includes: 5 in groups in Hongkong (1907), including the Duke of Connaught inspecting the 129th D.C.O. Baluchis at Kowloon, Punjabis v Alfridis tug-of-war (with smaller image of the Punjabi team), gymnastic instructors, and signallers; Karachi groups include native officers, headquarters staff establishment of the 129th D.C.O. Baluchis, series of 4 studies of recruits (?by Bremner), R.I.M.S Hardinge "embarking for Hong Kong 1905" with native troops on deck and quay (4, by Sequiera), cricket match teams (1st and 3rd Baluchis v. Parsis; Gymkhana Ladies v Gentlemen; Gymkhana v. Parsis), views of Armadale at Karachi in 1915 (5); 1st Balluchi Battalion at Hyderabad (2, 1896) and Rangoon (1889), troop parade and fine native regimental group at Chaman (1904);3 studies of Lance Naik Hyder, an Alfridi soldier; 4 signed in the negative by Ignatius Sequeira, of Karachi, also probably responsible for a number of the other Karachi groups. 2 are by R. Jalbhoy, of Karachi.
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