Historical information

Badges belonged to Thomas Henry ISER V24933 and VX102660 2nd AIF. Refer Cat No 383.2 for his service history.

Physical description

.1,.2) Badge, "AUSTRALIA" shoulder, blackend brass with brass split pin.
.3,.4) Crown shaped metal badge signifying rank of major with brass back plate holding maroon velvet, plush fabric, dark bronze with split pins.
.5,.6 & 7) Badge, rank "pip" officer with brass split pins. central circle with three acorns surrounded by circle bearing motto, a third circle has a chain and this whole section is squared off with stylised leaves or feathers making a pointed edge

Inscriptions & markings

"TRIA JUNGTA IN UNO" motto surrounding acorns in relief