3225 Tpr. DOWSON, John Egbert; c.1899-1902; Y1 2010_353_4


3225 Tpr. DOWSON, John Egbert

About this object

Photograph of 3225 Tpr. John Egbert Dowson of Kaiwaka who served in the South African War 1899-1902 with the 6th Contingent, New Zealand Mounted Rifles. Egbert is pictured on his horse 'Charlie'. Egbert died of disease (enteric fever) in Charlestown, South Africa 9th February 1902.

Place Made

South Africa

Date Made


Subject and Association Description

photograph, Boer War

Object Type


Medium and Materials


Credit Line

Mel Dowson

Object number

Y1 2010_353_4

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