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Codes R/T Slidex

From the Collection of 4th/19th Prince of Wales's Light Horse Regiment Unit History Room Simpson Barracks Macleod Victoria

Description
Folding case. This contains, on the right, a pocket in which are kept code cards, cursors etc. On the left is an aluminium frame for holding the code card when in use, and also two metal channels, one across the top and one down the left side, in which cursors slide. A clip is provided in the centre fold to hold message pads. Inclusions comprise code cards for Ops/Sigs, Med, RAA, RAE,AEME, Air, Q(a), 3 long and 3 short cursors., Instruction Card - "Seven steps to Slidex" and 8 page brochure "Instructions for the use of Slidex RT Code.
Size
250 x 155 10 mm
Object Registration
1423
Keywords
radio
Historical information
Used during World War 2 and by the Regiment in post war training
When Made
1940's
Inscriptions & Markings
ZAA 0532, CODES R/T SLIDEX , GOVT ARROW
Last updated
11 Feb 2015 at 5:21PM