From the Collection of Australian Commando Association (Victoria) Victoria
- Circular cloth sew-on badge, black and white with stiched-on parachutist with red and white striped canopy; gold stitched border.
- 75 mm.diameter
- 2 commando company - sky divers - early skydiving club - warren hutchings - australian skydiving- australian parachute federation
- The patch badge was worn on shirts by members of the 2 Commando Company Sky Divers, one of Victoria's and Australia's earliest Skydiving clubs. Formed in 1961 by Warren Hutchings within 2 Commando Company, members jumped under the auspices of the Army and RAAF.
- One of the few military sponsored clubs, it was a pioneer in Australian skydiving before the advent of the Australian Parachute Federation.
- 2 COMMANDO COMPANY SKY DIVERS
- 3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM