African American soldiers court martialled at Paignton

Made:
15 october 1943
maker:
Jack Esten

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group
© Mirrorpix

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group
© Mirrorpix

Silver gelatin print by Jack Esten for the Daily Herald. 'U.S. Court Martial at Paignton'. Image shows 14 African American soldiers leaving the court at Paignton, Devon, after the adjournment. They were accused of mutiny, riot and intent to murder.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Collection:
Daily Herald Archive
Object Number:
1983-5236/31045
Materials:
ink, paper (fibre product) and wax
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Science and Media Museum, Bradford