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Death Plaque and badges

From the Collection of Ringwood RSL Sub-Branch 16 Station Street Ringwood Victoria

Description
oo430 . 1 WW1 Memorial Death Plaque,
, .2 WW2 Females Relative Badge also known as Women of Australian Badge with 2 stars
. 3 WW2 Mother and Widow's Badge also known as the Weeping Woman's Badge with 1 star.
Object Registration
00430
Historical information
The Female relative's badge with 2 Stars is believed to have belonged to Mrs Keane. She had 2 sons who served with the 6th Battalion 2nd AIF.
VX6710 A. Keane was killed in the Battle for Crete on 2nd April 1941. His brother VX6725 L. G. Keane was taken prisoner in the same battle.
When Made
Death Plaque in the 1920's WW 2 Badges in 1950's
Inscriptions & Markings
Death plaque named to Clyde Alexander Lumsden. Female Relative badge No 8252 Mother and Widows Badge No 708
Last updated
14 Jan 2019 at 4:36PM