Photograph, Framed Charlie McKeown WWII; Unknown photographer; 1940-1945; WY.199...
Photograph, Framed Charlie McKeown WWIIAbout this object
This photograph is of Charles Hosie McKeown (438334), a local man who was killed during WWII.
Charlie was the son of Francis John William and Hannah Carpenter McKeown (nee McLaren). He grew up at Mataura Island, and prior to the war worked as a Cheese Maker.
Charlie served as a Signalman with the 2nd Division Signals. Charlie was killed in Italy on February 18, 1944, aged 21. He is buried in the Cassino War Cemetery, Italy, 1.13.12.
1940-1945Inscription and Marks
'WY 1993 81.37'
h 205 mm x w 155 mmPeriod
organic, processed material, vegetal, photographic paper, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card
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