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This is said to be the last picture that was taken of lord Kitchener before he was lost at sea. In this photograph he is pictured onboard HMS Iron Duke a short time before boarding HMS Hampshire. Lord Kitchener was said to be on "an important mission to Russia" when he joined the Hampshire in the Orkney Isles.
Lord Kitchener is a British war hero and is probably most famous for his "Your country needs you" war poster campaign.
This memorial to Lord Kitchener can be found at St. Paul's Cathedral, London.
There are details of a Lord Kitchener death memorial card on the memorabilia page.
Crotta House, Kitchener's childhood home in Ireland.
Horatio Kitchener was born near Ballylongford, County Kerry in 1850 - Died 5th June 1916 on board the H.M.S Hampshire.
KITCHENER REMEMBRANCE CARDS
Peter Eliot who is now living in Sydney Australia inherited family genealogy research material about Earl Kitchener, which he scanned and kindly emailed for all to see.
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