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Shooting Stick

From the Collection of Australian Commando Association (Victoria) The Association does not have a museum or address available to the public. Victoria

Description
Shooting stick, aluminium pole with folding leather seat on top and spike at base.
Size
835mm H, 110mm w
Object Registration
3000
Keywords
military, tasmania, shooting stick, portable seat, melbourne cup, two commando company, commandos, defence force, phillip bennett, knight, the last australian knight
Historical information
Presented to Major Phillip Bennett in Feb 1961 on his retirement from Two Commando Company
Governor of Tasmania and Chief of Defence Force
Made By
Featherwate (Maker)
Significance
Of significance to the Two Commando Company as part of their history
Inscriptions & Markings
Embossed at base of seat "MADE IN ENGLAND" and also pinned under the seat base the Commando emblem
Last updated
28 Mar 2012 at 6:10PM