Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: WC01-224.  Percy J. Miller, born in 1880, joined the North China British Volunteer Corps at Peking from November 1914 and then enlisted into the British Army Territorial Force in 1916 as Private.  Miller was commissioned as a Lieutenant with the Royal Engineers and served on the Western Front from 3 June 1916, being promoted to Lieutenant.  Miller was transferred to the Chinese Labour Corps in 1918.  Captain P.J. Miller was awarded the Military Cross in 1918, for “conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty”.  Further information at: https://www.the-saleroom.com/en-gb/auction-catalogues/dominic-winter-book-auctions/catalogue-id-srdom10042/lot-851b173e-1b23-41ee-87de-a48700abee2a.

Caption on mount
Yours sincerely Percy. J. Miller May 1915


Location
Date
May 1915
Material
Paper
Media
Black and white photograph