The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

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Title Photograph and caption of Ernest T. Wingate
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Description Photo of Ernest T. Wingate with caption:
Joined the Regiment, October 1893. Rose through the ranks and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in 1902. Subsequently promoted to captain in 1914 and received the Colonial Auxiliary Forces Long Services Medal in 1917. This Court Sword, a mid-Victorian example has a QOR badge engraved on it and dates to circa 1875. Donated to the museum by Alan Wingate in 2003 in memory of his father Ernest Turquard Wingate."
Catalog Number 00427
Object Name Photograph
Dimension Details 43cm x 23cm
Search Terms Queen's Own Rifles of Canada
Condition Excellent
People Wingate, Ernest T.
Notes on Related Objects Might be related to Sword 00428
Received as Gift