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Tobacco Tin

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

Description
Round, brown colour, tin materials with raised lettering on the tin lid and the base of the container.
Size
3.5 x 6.5 x 22cm round
Object Registration
GRSL32
Keywords
defence, ww2, personnel, tobacco
Historical information
This tobacco tin was used by someone who indulged in cigarette smoking and was presumed to be used by in the Defence Force during the Second World War.
When Made
Early 20th Century
Made By
W.D. & H.O. Wills (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
W.D. & H.O. Wills(Australia) Ltd Sydney Trade Mark, on the lid of the tin. Capstan Navy Cut FineTobacco, on the bottom of the tin.
Last updated
25 Mar 2019 at 5:54PM