11/1715 Cpl. HUGHES, Oswald Pennington; 1916; T5 2001_498_49

Name/Title

11/1715 Cpl. HUGHES, Oswald Pennington

About this object

Portrait photograph of 11/1715 Cpl. Oswald Pennington Hughes of Maungaturoto who served in WW1 with the 7th Reinforcements, Wellington Mounted Rifles. Oswald received the Military Medal and was Mentioned in Dispatches. This portrait comes from a photo-postcard which has the autographs of some soldiers from his unit the 6th Wellington Mounted Rifles and also some from Auckland Mounted Rifles dated 18 January 1916 at Zeitoun Camp. Tpr. Colin Dalbeth 11/1681, Tpr. A Marshall 11/1726, Tpr. N.A. Wilson 11/1745, Tpr. G. Little 11/1722, Tpr. L.C. Silva 11/1740, Tpr. T.E. Donnelly 11/1684, Tpr. G. Smith 11/1741, Tpr. W.A. Boswell 11/1661, Sgt. E.C.D. Stewart 11/1650, Tpr. R. Gniders 11/1698, Tpr. A. R. Tait 11/1742, Tpr. F.J. Horn 11/1711, Tpr. S. Myers 11/1729, Tpr. R.K. Dey 11/1787, Tpr. L. Worthington 13/2507, Cpl. W.D.S. Collins 13/177, Tpr. E.J. Peacock 11/1210, Tpr. L.D. Maddison 11/896, J. Robertson 11/815.

Date Made

1916

Medium and Materials

digital

Subject and Association Description

photograph, WW1

Credit Line

Museum

Object Type

photograph

Object number

T5 2001_498_49

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