13/585 Tpr. YORKE, Owen; c.1914-1917; T2 2000_118_36

Name/Title

13/585 Tpr. YORKE, Owen

About this object

Portrait photograph of 13/585 Tpr. Owen Yorke of Ruawai, who served in WW1 with the Main body, Auckland Mounted Rifles. He was then transferred to the Auckland Infantry Regiment, where he was killed in action, at the battle of Messines, Belgium on the 21 February 1917. Photograph has been taken from the Auckland Weekly News casualty lists.

Date Made

c.1914-1917

Subject and Association Description

photograph WW1

Object Type

photograph

Medium and Materials

digital

Credit Line

Maureen Nathan

Object number

T2 2000_118_36

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