Lawrence of Arabia

T.E. Lawrence 


 

Place of Birth- Tremadog, Caernafonsshire, North Wales

Place of death- Bovington Camp, Dorset, England

 

Served- British Army- 1914-1918

Royal Air Force- 1923- 1935

Rank- Lieutenant Colonel

War- First World War

Fascinated by Archaeology

Attended Jesus College in Oxford 1907-History

Wrote an essay discussing the influence of the Crusades on European military architecture

Summer 1909- 1100 mile walking tour in Syria and Palestine- Sketching and photography

Worked 1911-1914- Archaeologist

 

Lawrence of Arabia owned eight Brough's in all

* 1922 - Boa 

* 1923 - George I (the cost of £150 was more than the price of a house at the time)

* 1924 - George II

* 1925 - George III

* 1926 - George IV

* 1927 - George V 

* 1929 - George VI 

* 1932 - George VII  (the bike he died on)

 * Undelivered - George VIII (still being built when Lawrence died

http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk/dept/scwmss/wmss/online/modern/lawrence/lawrence000.html



Michael Jackson's article on George VII (Lawrence's last mount)

Photographs of Lawrence from 1888-1914

Photographs of Lawrence from 1914-1918

Photographs of Lawrence from 1918-1922

Photographs of Lawrence from 1922-1935