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11/50 Tpr. GILPIN, Robin Rooke; c.1914-1918; C2 2001_218_130

Name/Title
11/50 Tpr. GILPIN, Robin Rooke
About this object
A photograph of 11/50 Tpr. Robin Rooke Gilpin (also known as 2/50a) who served in WW1 first with the Main Body, Wellington Mounted Rifles, then he was transferred to the New Zealand Rifle Brigade and last was with the RNAS before it became the RAF. Gilpin was killed an air accident in France, 22 December 1918, he was 25. In the photograph he is wearing a Royal Artillery cap badge.

Place Made
New Zealand
Date Made
c.1914-1918
Medium and Materials
digital
Subject and Association Description
photograph WW1
Credit Line
Sharon Duffy
Object Type
photograph
Object number
C2 2001_218_130

Tags

11/50 Tpr. Robin Rooke Gilpin
22 December 1918
2/50a
air accident
C2 2001_218_130
France
killed
Main Body
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
photograph
RAF
RNAS
Wellington Mounted Rifles
WW1


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Results from DigitalNZ

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ROOKE, Albert
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Archives New Zealand Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
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