The Berry Boys

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The Berry Boys is part of Te Papa's four-year Conflict and Identity programme.

We need your help identifying these World War I soldiers. Do you know anyone?

Come to Te Papa to explore what our detective work, combined with your input, has revealed about the Berry Boys to date. See if you recognise any of the 30 soldiers who remain a mystery.

The Berry Boys exhibition, now open on Level 4

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  • Portrait of William Anderson
  • Portrait of William and Marion Anderson
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Armes 6 cab]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Armes 6 cab 10/12]
  • Portrait of Annie Baigent and Ashley Heath Baigent
  • Portrait of Annie Baigent and Ashley Heath Baigent
  • Portrait of Ashley Heath Baigent
  • Copy of a portrait of Albert Lionel Bailey
  • Portrait of Private Cecil Charles Baker and his bride Hannah Irene Baker
  • Portrait of Private Claude Carey Ballinger
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and two unidentified women [inscribed Banks]
  • Portrait of Sergeant Frank Barber, MM, New Zealand Medical Corps.
  • Portrait of William Henry Bates
  • Portrait of Harold John Batten
  • Portrait of  Harold John  Batten
  • Portrait of Richard Weir Battersby
  • Portrait of Richard Weir Battersby
  • Portrait of Richard Battersby and Gladys Battersby
  • Portrait of Richard Battersby and Gladys Battersby
  • Portrait of William Keith Berry
  • Portrait of William Keith Berry
  • Portrait of William Keith Berry
  • Portrait of Frederick Lars John Beu
  • Portrait of Francis Edward Beaufort
  • Portrait of William Charles Bevan
  • Portrait of William Charles Bevan
  • Portrait of Alick and Maud Blyth
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Bolton]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Bolton]
  • Portrait of  William James Leonard Bowker
  • Portrait of James Hall Boyd
  • Portrait of John Hall Boyd, Mary Louisa Boyd and James Robert Boyd
  • Portrait of Jack Langley Braddock
  • Portrait of Jack Langley Braddock
  • Portrait of Lance Bridge and an unidentified soldier
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Briggs 12 12/10]
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Brooker]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier, inscribed 'Brooks'
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier, inscribed ' Brooks'
  • Portrait of George Onslow Browne his wife Daisy and sisters Louisa and Mary.
  • Portrait of  George Robert Burch
  • Portrait of George Robert Burch
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Callum 6 cab]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Callum]
  • Portrait of Arthur Dudley Cornes and Dorothy Bertha Cornes
  • Portrait of Creighton Chesnutt
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified boy, inscribed [?] Mr Hiss or McNiss
  • Portrait of Arthur Chote
  • Portrait of Arthur Chote
  • Portrait of John Owen Clay
  • Portrait of John Owen Clay
  • Portrait of Cecil Theobald Coate
  • Portrait of Cecil Theobald Coate
  • Portrait of Cecil Theobald Coate
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Colville 12 12/10]
  • Portrait of Herbert, William and Frederick Costello
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Cotter 6 Cab]
  • Portrait of Sidney Cresswell
  • Portrait of John Crossan
  • Portrait of John Crossan
  • Copy of a portrait of Norman Cummins
  • Copy of a portrait of William Darcy Davies
  • Portrait of Eric Richard Davies Graham
  • Portrait of Eric Richard Davies Graham
  • Portrait of Eric Richard Davies Graham
  • Portrait of Eric Richard Davies Graham
  • Portrait of Charles Henry Faulkner and his wife Edith Faulkner, with their children Edwin and baby Eslet
  • Portrait of Herbert James Freeman with Marguerita Freeman and baby Zena
  • Portrait of Herbert James Freeman with Marguerita Freeman and baby Zena
  • Portrait of Arthur Gamon, Amy Gamon and their daughter Kathleen Gamon
  • Copy of a portrait of John Samuel Gibbons
  • Portrait of James Gillham
  • Portrait of Adolph Goldfinch and family
  • Portrait of Thomas Christopher Gollins
  • Portrait of Thomas Christopher Gollins, Grace Caroline Gollins and Graham Thomas Gollins
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified British soldier [inscribed Gordon 6]
  • Portrait of Alfred Featherston Gower
  • Portrait of Alfred Featherston Gower
  • Portrait of Gerald Gower (left) and Alfred Featherston Gower (right)
  • Portrait of Gerald  Gower
  • Portrait of Gerald Gower (sitting) and Alfred Featherston Gower
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Graham 12]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Green]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Green]
  • Copy of a portrait of Gunner H S Hallam
  • Portrait of Thomas Shaw Hamilton and Muriel May Hamilton.
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Mrs Harris]
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Hart]
  • Portrait of Alfred Hart
  • Wedding portrait of Alfred and Queenie Hart
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Hearn 1 12/10 vig]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Henderson]
  • Group portrait of an unidentified soldier, an unidentified woman and an unidentified girl [inscribed Henderson]
  • Group portrait of an unidentified soldier, an unidentified woman and an unidentified girl [inscribed Henderson]
  • Portrait of Elliot Hoffer
  • Portrait of Elliot Hoffer
  • Portrait of George Gordon Campbell Hornig
  • Portrait of William Francis Hornig
  • Portrait of Roy Houchen
  • Portrait of Roy Houchen
  • Portrait of Private James Arthur Hoverd and his bride Florence Lilian Davies
  • Portrait of James Arthur Hoverd and his bride Florence Lilian Davies
  • Portrait of James Arthur Hoverd
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified Australian soldier [inscribed LCpl Howard]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Howe]
  • Copy of a portrait of James Bury
  • Three portraits each on one negative of William Horace James and Gertrude Miriam James.
  • Copy of a portrait of Donald Jessen
  • Copy of a portrait of John Jessen
  • Copy of a portrait of two unidentified soldiers [inscribed Johnson]
  • Portrait of James Arthur Juno
  • Portrait of John William Kaywood
  • Portrait of William Alexander Larkin
  • Portrait of Harry Luckman with Ellen Luckman and baby Harry George Luckman
  • Portrait of William John Main and an unidentified woman
  • Portrait of William John Main and an unidentified woman.
  • Portrait of Robert James Managh and Margaret Young Managh
  • Copy of a portrait of Herbert Frank Mander
  • Portrait of Eric Marchant
  • Portrait of Eric Marchant
  • Portrait of Eric Marchant
  • Portrait of Kenneth Randall Mason.
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Mason]
  • Portrait of Private William Edward Melton, New Zealand Machine Gun Corps.
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Merilla]
  • Copy of a portrait of Frederick Milroy
  • Portrait of Edwin Mitchell
  • Portrait of Francis Harold Morgan
  • Portrait of Francis Harold Morgan, Edmund Guthrie Morgan and their niece Joyce Vida Morgan
  • Portrait of Sapper Francis Harold Morgan and Private Edmund Guthrie Morgan
  • Portrait of Thomas Henry Mossman, Esther Muriel Mossman and Marion Susan Mossman
  • Portrait of Thomas Henry Mossman, Esther Muriel Mossman and Marion Susan Mossman
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Murray]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Murray 12 cab]
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Oliver]
  • Portrait of Gunner William James Parks
  • Portrait of Harold Pilkington and an unidentified woman
  • Portrait of Harold Pilkington and an unidentified woman
  • Portrait of a Gunner [inscribed Porter]
  • Portrait of a Gunner [inscribed Porter]
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Potter]
  • Portrait of Harry Spire Powell
  • Portrait of William John Adam Prussing
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier and unidentified woman [inscribed Purvis]
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier [inscribed Purves 1 12x10]
  • Copy of a portrait of two unidentified soldiers [inscribed Rawlins or Rawlings?]
  • Portrait of Ernest Walter Reeve
  • Copy portrait of Frederick William Rivers.
  • Portrait of Pryce Roberts
  • Portrait of Pryce Roberts
  • Portrait of Pryce Roberts
  • Portrait of William George Roberts
  • Portrait of William George Roberts
  • Portrait of Edmund Colin Nigel Robinson and his bride Mary Read
  • Portrait of Edmund Colin Nigel Robinson and his bride Mary Read
  • Portrait of Ida, George and Walter George Scambary
  • Portrait of Mary and Arthur Scambary
  • Portrait of Walter George, George and Ida Scambary
  • Portrait of George  Mackay  Scott
  • Portrait of Charles Vandersluys [inscribed Scott]
  • Portrait of David and Edith Simpson
  • Portrait of Frederick David Mason Smith.
  • Portrait of Frederick David Mason Smith
  • Portrait of Nelson Charles Howard
  • Portrait of Thomas Fleming Stewart
  • Portrait of Thomas Fleming Stewart with two unidentified soldiers
  • Copy of a portrait of five unidentified soldiers [inscribed Sturmer 6]
  • Portrait of Gordon Grant Sutherland
  • Wedding portrait of John Frederick Taylor and  Maud Florence MacLeod (nee des Forges)
  • Wedding portrait of John Frederick Taylor and  Maud Florence MacLeod (nee des Forges)
  • Portrait of Charles McLaren Turnbull and Evelyn Hilda Turnbull
  • Portrait of Charles Vandersluys
  • Portrait of John Edgar Vaughan
  • Copy of a portrait of William John Alfred Vetori
  • Portrait of Charles McLaren Turnbull and Evelyn HildaTurnbull
  • Portrait of Percy Alfred Vincent
  • Portrait of Percy Alfred Vincent
  • Portrait of Louis Wager
  • Portrait of Sergeant John MacVean Walker
  • Portrait of William John Wanden
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman [inscribed Watt]
  • Copy of a portrait of two unidentified soldiers [inscribed F C Webb 1 cab]
  • Portrait of Harry Oliver Wilcox
  • Portrait of Richard Arthur Williamson
  • Portrait of Richard Arthur Williamson
  • Portrait of Richard Arthur Williamson
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier
  • Portrait of James Alexander Matheson and Ethel Louisa Matheson
  • Portrait of an unidentified soldier and an unidentified woman
  • Portrait of Leslie John Hawker
  • Copy of a portrait of an unidentified soldier