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Ammunition belt

From the Collection of Mt Evelyn RSL Sub Branch 49 Birmingham Rd Mt Evelyn Victoria

Description
Brown leather ammunition belt.
Metal buckle that joins belt.
Leather/metal buckle & strap that is attached to front of belt.
Metal pins attached along leather belt.
Size
length - 116cm (spread out) 56cm (folded), width - 7cm, depth - 1cm,
Attached Files
Object Registration
0001
Keywords
ernest pearson, world war one, aif, first world war
Historical information
World War One, uniform, Australian, AIF, AFC, Australian Flying Corps, 37th Battalion, Mt Evelyn, Ascot Vale, First World War
When Made
1900 - stamped on belt
Significance
The significance relates to the fact it is a WWI item pertaining to the military service of Ernest Pearson MM during the Great War.
Inscriptions & Markings
marked into leather - 1 1900
Last updated
7 Apr 2019 at 11:56PM