Major ARIELL, John Butterill; c.1910-1914; X1 1997_88_4


Major ARIELL, John Butterill

About this object

Photograph of Major John Butterill Ariell on his horse c.1910-1914. J.B. Ariell was a captain in the North Auckland Mounted Rifles and lived in Paparoa. He was turned down by the NZ government in WW1 to serve in the war because of his age (60). He paid his own way to England where he was accepted by the 2nd Surrey Regiment also known as the Queen's Own.

Place Made

New Zealand

Date Made


Subject and Association Description

Photograph, OMR

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Object number

X1 1997_88_4

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