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From the Collection of Bendigo Soldiers Memorial Institute Military Museum 37 - 39 Pall Mall Bendigo Victoria

Description
War time Red Cross uniform and hat.
.1) Beige cotton/linen button through dress with short sleeves & red buttons.
.2) Australian Red Cross Society enamelled badge on left breast pocket.
.3)Khaki green felt hat with wide brim & Petersham band with red edging stripes & bow round brim. Petersham band inside crown with size label & elastic strap. Red Cross enamelled badge on hat band.
Size
.1) L 107 x W 76 cm .2) D 1.5 cm .3) D 29.5 x H 9.5 cm
Object Registration
199.3
Keywords
uniforms - societies - red cross; numismatics - badges - red cross
Historical information
Uniform belonged to Elizabeth Majory TUCKERMAN.
When Made
1943
Inscriptions & Markings
.1) Written in ink on tape centre back neck, "TUCKERMAN" & identical tape inside hat.
.3) Label, printed in black on band inside crown, "Made in Australia/N451-1943/Size 7-223/8 ins.
Last updated
6 Dec 2018 at 3:38PM