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First Field Dressing

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

Description
An oblong shaped gauze bandage in a cotton cover (First Field Dressing), the outer cover is well worn buff colour.
Size
9.0cm x 7.0 cm x 3.5 cm
Object Registration
GRSL128
Keywords
first field dressing, ww2, 1942
Historical information
This First Field Bandage is dated 1942 and is thought to have been carried by a member of the Military Forces during WW2.
When Made
1942
Made By
Johnson & Johnson Pty Ltd (Maker)
Significance
This First Field Dressing is Original it appears to have been carried by a member of the Military during WW2.
Inscriptions & Markings
The Dressing was made by Johnson and Johnson Pty Ltd Sydney November 1942.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM