Item 2008. - Awaiting arrival of convoy at Beachborough Hospital, Kent, England

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Awaiting arrival of convoy at Beachborough Hospital, Kent, England

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  • 22 Nov. 1916 (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 15.5 x 20.5 cm (photograph glued on to album page)

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Samuel Benfield Steele was born at Purbrook, Medonte, County Simcoe, Ontario on 5 January 1848 to Captain Elmes Steele and Anne MacIan Macdonald. His father served under Nelson and other Admirals in the Napoleonic Wars, moving to Canada in 1832, with his first wife and family. After the death of his first wife, Captain Steele married Sam's mother, and they had six childre, Sam being the eldest.

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Group of men awaiting the arrival of a convoy at Beachborough Hosptial, Kent, England. The photograph was taken to commemorate the visit of Lord Shaughnessy and Mr. George McLaren Brown to Shorncliffe Camp, 22 November 1916. In the picture, are, l to r: Colonel Skinner; Colonel Rennie; Lt. Tidswell; Colonel Ashton; Captain McDonald, Lord Shaughnessy; Colonel Armour; Mr. George McLaren Brown, General Steele, General Mehan, and Captain Magaffin.

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