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From the Collection of Geelong RSL Sub Branch 50 Barwon Heads Road Belmont Victoria

Description
Canvas bag with shoulder strap and Victorian ARP Badge on the front. Round metal button on left side. Two air vents on the bottom. Two studs to close the bag.
Size
21 x 26 x 8cm
Object Registration
GRSL20
Keywords
air, raid, precautions, patrol persons, ww2, volunteers
Historical information
The Bag was issued to volunteer Air Raid Patrol Persons in Australia during WW2.
When Made
Early 20th Century
Made By
No Manufacturer for the Bag. Badge Manufactured by 'Bentley (For the Badge 'Bentley' - badge making.)
Inscriptions & Markings
Inside front flap M.H. ??. 1942.
Victoria ARP Badge on front flap numbered BG359.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM