Photograph [Driver John McGregor Grierson]; Mora Studio, The (Gore); 1916-1918; ...
Photograph [Driver John McGregor Grierson]About this object
A black and white photograph of Driver John McGregor Grierson of Mataura who was known as Jack. Jack joined the New Zealand Field Artillery in 1916 and was one of the lucky men who survived World War One. He returned home to Eastern Southland, married Ngaire Grierson and lived locally to the ripe old age of 86.Place Made
photograph, black and whiteDate Made
1916-1918Medium and Materials
processed material, paper
Embossed on front of mount: 'The Mora Studio, Gore'.
Printed on white label scotch taped to front:
'(John) Jack Grierson, 13th Rein, Reg. No 12776'.
Handwritten in ink on reverse: '(John) Jack Grierson, 13th Reinforcements, Service Driver, Reg. No 12776', Father Adam Grierson, Station Master, Mataura.
Handwritten on a white adhesive label on the reverse: 'Brother of John Grierson'.
h 228 mm x w 152 mm
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type