Headboard, Scammell

Production date
1861
Description
Wooden headboard with carved text and metal cap holding it together where it has split down the centre. Erected to mark the grave of Samuel Scammell, 65th Regiment, who died at New Plymouth on 18 April 1861.
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Production date
1861
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Accession number
A102.453
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He was a Colour Serjeant "Cr SERJt", which matches his rank insignia in the museum collection.

- Bruce Cairns on 16-03-2021 00:21:59

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