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From the Collection of Bendigo Soldiers Memorial Institute Military Museum 37 - 39 Pall Mall Bendigo Victoria

Description
RAAF uniform tonic. Dark blue with waist belt. Over left hand breast pocket a woven patch with the letter N (Navigator) & one wing to the side. Under are x 3 service stripes sewn on - 1939-45 Star, France & Germany Star, Defence Medal.
Size
L 81 x W 43 (at waist) cms
Object Registration
3291
Keywords
uniforms airforce, costume - male
Historical information
Item issued to Geoffrey Wilkin NEVILLE No 438263 RAAF. Rank, Flying Officer. Enlisted 10.9.1943 aged 18 years.
Discharged 6.3.1946, posting at discharge, 460 SQD RAAF.
Neville was posted to 460 Sqd 22.7.1945 to 6.10.1945, his Sqd during operations over Europe is unknown at this time.
When Made
c.1939 - 1945
Last updated
3 Jul 2019 at 10:58AM