Historical information

Item relates to Herbert Edgar HEWSTON No 40 3rd Pioneer Battalion AIF. Refer 2759.2 for his service history.

Part of the HEWSTON collection WW1 & WW2.

Physical description

Photo, black & white, showing 3rd Pioneer Battalion on parade receiving their colours. Photo is on greyish cardboard background.

Inscriptions & markings

Presentation of Colours to 3rd Pioneer Battn
Melbourne Cricket Ground 21 May 1916