Photograph, Framed Pte James Telfer; Campbell Photo, Invercargill. N,Z.; 1916; W...

Name/Title

Photograph, Framed Pte James Telfer

About this object

This is a framed and glazed photograph of Private James Telfer (23637) before he left for World War One. Born at Wyndham, he was the son of A. W. and Margaret Telfer, of Mataura Island. Before entering the army James was a labourer.

James died in action on August 24, 1918 aged 20 in Bapaume, France. He is interred at the Beaulencourt British Cemetery, Ligny-Thilloy, Pas-de-Calais, France.

Place Made

Unknown

Maker

Campbell Photo, Invercargill. N,Z.

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1916

Inscription and Marks

Handwritten in black ink on the top left corner of frame: 'WY9563'

Measurements

h 665 mm x w 575 mm x d 65 mm

Period

1910s

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Subject and Association Keywords

Military - World War One

Subject and Association Keywords

Military

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, fibre, agave fibre, sisal
inorganic, processed material, glass
inorganic, processed material, metal, iron

Object number

WY.1995.63.6

Copyright Licence  

Public Domain Public Domain

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