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Colonel (later Brigadier Sir) John Kinninmont Dunlop (1892–1974), OBE, MC, TD, PhD, Assistant Adjutant General of the Territorial Army

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: National Army Museum

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Dunlop wears staff officer’s uniform, with a Sam Browne belt, an overcoat and carrying leather gloves.

It is believed that the portrait was painted when Dunlop started work at the War Office in 1937.

National Army Museum





oil on canvas


H 127.3 x W 89.2 cm

Accession number

NAM. 2000-01-23

Acquisition method

gift from the Dunlop family via Mrs Valerie Preston-Dunlop, 2000

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