Kōrero: Whisker, Alexander

Alexander Whisker

Alexander Whisker

Alexander Whisker, pictured here in his old age, is remembered chiefly for the detailed diary he kept of his life as a soldier of the 58th Rutlandshire Regiment of Foot during the wars against northern tribes in 1845–46.

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Janice C. Mogford. 'Whisker, Alexander', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/1w16/whisker-alexander (accessed 20 June 2021)