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Lieutenant Frederick Hugh Sheraton Roberts,

Kings Royal Rifle Corps and his friend


This Cairn photo must have been taken prior to the turn of the century because his owner died in Dec 1899.


(Thank you to Graham Peers son in law for these photos)

A Cairn in approx 1900

with a Knighted General


General Sir Henry John Thoroton Hildyard GCB (5 July 1846 25 July 1916) was a British Army officer who saw active service in the Anglo-Egyptian War of 1882 and the Second Boer War. He was General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, South Africa, from 1905 to 1908.


The youngest of the three sons of Thomas Blackborne Thoroton-Hildyard (18211888), a member of parliament, of Flintham Hall, Flintham, near Newark.