Wijns, Gaston

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  • Amateur

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Antwerp, 1889 - ?, ?

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1913 - 1914 > Anvers
Gaston Alphonsus Ludovicus, ° 12.5.1889. Sometimes transcribed "Weyns" or "Wyns". Member of "Fotografische Kring Iris", 1913-1937, latterly in Brussels. Reported as a committee member of the "Photographische Kring / Cercle de Photographie" in 1913 (Het Handelsblad, 8.1.1913). Wijns, subsequently resident in Brussels, was active as a photographer in the Belgian Army from 1919 and then in the medical faculty at "Université Libre de Bruxelles" from 1934.

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1913 - 1914 > Anvers

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Antwerp, 1912 PK (prizewinner); Borgerhout, 1914.

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DIRECTORY_2017#1407

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SFJ new 17.6.2019; SFJ revised 5.6.2020 & 14.9.2020 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght; SFJ revised 18.2.2021 based on information supplied by Pool Andries; MD revised 25.2.2021 & 3.3.2021; SFJ revised 6.3.2021 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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