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Sketch Map of Cantonment, Shwebo,  Burma, 1906

This sketch map of Cantonment (quarters for troops), Shwebo, Burma was done by Lance Corporal Wilfred R Thompson of the 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment as part of his examination to become a sergeant.


Sketch Map
Accession Number: KO1318/13


Detail showing: Various quarters, including band, drums, companies, sergeants mess, mounted infantry stables, regimental institute etc.


Detail, showing: Officers Quarters, Married Quarters, Stables, IOGT (Temperance organisation), Company accommodation etc.


Lance Sergeant Wilfred R Thompson in his barracks at about the time he did the sketch.
Accession Number: KO1318/07

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