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Dutch miitary long coat

From the Collection of Dutch Australian Heritage Centre Victoria 60 Rosstown Road Carnegie Victoria

Description
Dutch miitary long coat with lion emblem brass buttons - of heavy greenish material
Size
ca 1280mm long
Object Registration
2612
Historical information
Part of the small collection of uniforms in DAHC's possession. Like most of these uniform this one stems from the 1950's.
Significance
Many of the 1950's period uniforms came from people that had been discharged after having served in the Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia) during the Indonesian War of Independence.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM