Story: Taylor, Ernest Mervyn

Mervyn Taylor

Mervyn Taylor

Artist Mervyn Taylor drew this pencil self-portrait in 1942, the year he enlisted in the army. During the Second World War he drafted maps and worked in the Army Education and Welfare Service. 

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Pencil drawing by E. Mervyn Taylor

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How to cite this page:

Tony Mackle. 'Taylor, Ernest Mervyn', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000, updated June, 2015. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/5t3/taylor-ernest-mervyn (accessed 13 August 2020)