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IMAGE number
BL3301983
Title
The jolly prince who died for his country'. Newspaper report on the death of Prince Maurice of Battenberg'. Prince Maurice of Battenberg, KCVO, (Maurice Victor Donald; 3 October 1891 - 27 October 1914) was a member of the Hessian princely Battenberg family and the extended British Royal Family, the youngest grandchild of Queen Victoria. The young Prince served in World War I as a lieutenant in the King's Royal Rifle Corps, and was killed in service in the Ypres Salient in 1914.
Location
British Library, London, UK
Description
Daily Sketch London, 1914 Source/Shelfmark: Daily Sketch 29/10/1914 page 1
Photo credit
© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Large 4602 × 5661 px 390 × 479 mm 31 MB
Medium 833 × 1024 px 71 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 488 × 600 px 41 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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