Person record: THORNEYCROFT, Colonel Alexander  (1859-1931)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameColonel Alexander Whitelaw THORNEYCROFT
Relevance of this personarmy officer; subject of lantern slides 
Main period of activity1890s-1900s
19 January 1859born atTettenhall, Staffordshire, England
4 November 193172died atReading, Berkshire, England
Slide images showing this person Thorneycroft at Spion Kop -- slide 12 of <em>The Boer War of 1900: chapter II -- the siege of Ladysmith</em> (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900)
Lucerna ID no. 6000041Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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