5498 Cpl. De LABROSSE, Tyrell; c.1900; W3 2000_135_3


5498 Cpl. De LABROSSE, Tyrell

About this object

Photograph of 5498 Cpl. Tyrell De Labrosse and 5436 Sgt. Douglas Snelling of the North Auckland Mounted Rifles who served in the South African War 1899-1902 with the 8th Contingent, New Zealand Mounted Rifles, D Squadron. Tyrell survived the war, but died at sea (17/07/1902) on the journey home when an epidemic of measles and pneumonia swept the ship. He was 31.

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Subject and Association Description

photograph, Boer War

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Credit Line

Bonnie Forrest Brown

Object number

W3 2000_135_3

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