Original Sepia Photo of the R.E. Balloon Section circa 1900

Availability: IN STOCK
Product code: 52514
Weight: 50 g

RE Officer with several NCOs & men of the Royal Engineers Balloon Section, all posing in front of a fully inflated observation balloon and basket, with a pile of sandbags in the foreground.

Only 2 soldiers are wearing medal ribbons so this may be a pre-Boer War image.

Approximately 5.5" x 8.75"

Condition: Minor tear to one corner, otherwise in good condition.