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Baton - Volunteer Constable's Truncheon, 1926

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc Level 1, Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew Victoria

Description
Wooden truncheon with cord loop to handle used by volunteer constables during 1926 Police Strike. Issued to Leslie J Robertson of Sackville St Kew
Size
43.5cm lenght 3.3cm max diameter
Object Registration
1979.0035
Keywords
1926 police strike, volunteer constables, truncheons, batons, police equipment
Historical information
Used by volunteer constables during 1926 Police strike. Issued to Leslie J Robertson of Sackville St Kew to assist in protecting the stores in Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
When Made
c.1926
Last updated
22 Feb 2019 at 9:37AM