Photograph of Fred Banting, Edith Roach, Ella Knight, and Sam Graham 1915
1 photograph ; 12 x 21 cm.
Copy of a black and white photograph showing Banting in uniform sitting in the grass next to his girlfriend, Edith Roach. Also pictured are Ella Knight, sitting next to Edith, and Sam Graham.
Original belongs to Spencer Clark MS. COLL. 76 (Banting), Box 53, Folder 3
Title based on contents of photograph.
Reproduction made from photograph found in an albun lent to Thomas Fisher Library by Spencer Clark in 1981.
Banting enlisted in the army in 1915 and spent much of the summer at training camp at Niagara. He finished his medical degree in December 1916 and was sent overseas in March 1917.
Banting, Frederick Grant, Sir, 1891-1941 - PhotographsGraham, Samuel H.Graham, Ella (Knight)Roach, Edith