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Carpathian Brigade badge

From the Collection of Polish Museum & Archives in Australia Millennium House 296 Nicholson St Footscray Victoria

Description
metal badge with green cypress tree being the symbol of the carpathian brigade
Size
2 cm
Keywords
carpathian brigade, world war ii, military memorabilia
Historical information
military memorabilia from world War two. This brigade was initially stationed in the middle east, in particular in Syria Lebanon and eventually moved to North Africa where it took part in the battle of the Tobruk and subsequently in Italy where it took part in the battle of monte casino
Significance
one of the few remaining elements of this Brigades (in Australia.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM