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MEMORIAL PLAQUE, ENVELOPE, CONTAINER

From the Collection of Bendigo RSL Military Museum 37 - 39 Pall Mall Bendigo Victoria

Description
.1) Comemorative plaque, brass, round, Re W.E. Cook. Brittania centre with Lion and Seals, Rectangular space for individual name.
.2) Envelope, Yellowish colour. square with "Seal" imbossed on back of envelope, holds 1.) for postage.
.3) Cardboard postage pack, dark brown, rear folds in. holds .1) & .2) for postage.
Size
.1) Diam. 12.0 , D 0.4cm .2)13.0 cm squared, D 0.6 cm .3) 12.5 cm squared
Object Registration
655.3
Keywords
commemorative, military, history,
Historical information
Lieut William Edwin Cook No 15090 Yorkshire Regt, died of wounds and pnemonia as a POW 24.4.1916. Refer 398P, 399.2, 401, 419.
When Made
Post WW1
Inscriptions & Markings
.1) "He died for Freedom and Honour, William Edwin Cook."
Last updated
13 Feb 2018 at 10:24AM