Unknown World War I soldier

Object type
Photograph
Production date
Circa 1915
See full details

Object Detail


Description
A copy of a 1/2 portrait of a young man in World War I uniform. He wears a New Zealand Rifles shoulder title, and a reinforcement number, difficult to distinguish but could be 19. His collar badges are also those of the 19th reinforcements, (carved maori mask figure with the motto "kia tupato"). The surname etched into the glass plate negative is McDavitt.
Maker and role
Henry Gaze, Photographer
Secondary production person and role
Henry Gaze
Accession number
HCL_13430

Colours

Object type

Subject category

Part of 1 highlight set

Share

Rights

Many of the collection images are protected by copyright. For queries about permission to use images, please contact heritage@hcc.govt.nz.

Comments


Be the first to comment.