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23/1127 Cpl. MYERS, Richard; c.1914-1917; T5 2001_498_38

Name/Title
23/1127 Cpl. MYERS, Richard
About this object
Portrait photograph of 23/1127 Cpl. Richard Myers of Young's Point, Otamatea. Richard served in WW1 with the 8th Reinforcements, 1st Battalion, New Zealand Rifle Brigade, D Company. Richard received the Military Medal in September 1916, for willing and gallant work as a stretcher bearer on the Somme. He was killed in action in Belgium 19 June 1917.


Date Made
c.1914-1917
Medium and Materials
digital
Subject and Association Description
photograph, WW1
Credit Line
Adrian Roxburgh
Object Type
photograph
Object number
T5 2001_498_38

Tags

19 June 1917
1st Battalion
23/1127 Cpl. Richard Myers
8th Reinforcements
Belgium
D Company
killed in action
Military Medal
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Otamatea
photograph
Portrait
stretcher bearer
WW1
Youngs Point


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