"Sergt. P. Sheridan 2/14 Reg."
Copy photograph of Sergeant Patrick Sheridan, 2/14th Regiment. Sheridan was born in Ireland and came to New Zealand with the 14th Regiment in 1860. He served in both the Taranaki and Waikato campaigns and was awarded the New Zealand War Medal. He died in Gisborne in 1919. Sheridan is wearing full military uniform leaning against an elaborately decorated pedestal. He has a moustache and full sideburns. The photograph is included on page 26 of William Francis Robert Gordon's album "Some "Soldiers of the Queen" who served in the Maori Wars and Other Notable Persons Connected Herewith".
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