Signed in gilt ink in bottom margin "Edward P".
[New York, Fifth Avenue: Underwood & Underwood]. No date, c. 1918.
Approximately 10-1/2 x 7-3/4 inches, sepia photograph on stiff cardboard. Top corners lightly chipped, small "stab" hole/indent in lower right with loss of pigment c. 1/8 inch diameter, not affecting figure in image, else fine.
The image shows a young Edward in a plain navy uniform, with ribbons on his left side. He is bare headed and has his hair slicked straight back, and is looking directly into the camera. He would appear to be in his late teens, possibly early 20s. The photograph is marked "© Underwood & Underwood / Fifth Ave" on front lower left.