Watch, John Hall NZMC; Unknown manufacturer; 1919-1920; WY.0000.581

Name/Title

Watch, John Hall NZMC

About this object

This watch belonged to Private John Hall 61289. John served in World War One with the New Zealand Medical Corp, and more specifically the 36 reinforcements Field Ambulance.

Prior to the war, John was a farmer at Glenham. He enlisted on 22 May 1917 aged 34 and served for a total of one year and 120 days.

It is likely that John was given this watch in recognition of his services.

Maker

Unknown manufacturer

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1919-1920

Period

1910s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, nickel
inorganic, processed material, glass

Inscription and Marks

Engraved on back: 'J. HALL
61289
N.Z.M.C'

Measurements

h 45 mm x w 45 mm x d mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing and Accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Object Type

timepieces

Object number

WY.0000.581

Copyright Licence  

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