Certificate [Ratanui Patriotic Committee] William Williamson, killed -in-action,...

Name/Title

Certificate [Ratanui Patriotic Committee] William Williamson, killed -in-action, WW1

About this object

Certificate; a certificate presented to the family of Corporal William Williamson, by the Ratanui Patriotic Committee 'as a token of the sympathy of the community and in grateful memory of a brave soldier who gave his life for freedom and right on the tenth day of February 1918'. The handwritten text is surrounded by an ornate, printed border, beneath images of the flags of New Zealand and the United Kingdom and a photograph of William Williamson, inserted behind an oval aperture.

Maker

Ratanui Patriotic Committee

Maker Role

Author

Date Made

1918

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, The Catlins, Ratanui

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper; processed material, glass; organic, vegetal, wood; processed material, paper, cardboard.

Measurements

h 535mm x l 455mm x w 44mm
Large

Subject and Association Keywords

military science, war

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

document

Object number

CT3058

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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