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Tin Container - Tobacco Tin

From the Collection of Red Cliffs Military Museum Jamieson Ave Red Cliffs Victoria

Description
Small tin for carrying tobacco, belonging to A.J. Roddy.
Size
7cm W x 7.8cm H x 2.2cmD
Object Registration
00052
Keywords
of, australia, ww11, war, middle, east, prisoner, roddy, vx8007, tobacco, europe, a j blue
Historical information
This tin is Part of the collection for A.J. Roddy VX8007
When Made
(estimated); 1940
Made By
State Express (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Inside Lid: Every tin of Genuine/State Express/ ready rubbed/ Emblem/
Ardith Fine Cut/has the name ARDITH/ printed on the paper lining./
Outside of tin has a list attached to it: Melbourne; Colombo /Elquatara,Palestine/ Egypt. North Africa / Greece. Yogoslavia / Austria. Italy / Emgland. Panama / Honolulu. New Zealand / Sydney. 1940-45.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM