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Uniform - Royal Australian Navy (RAN) - Naval Ratings Bib

From the Collection of Warrnambool RSL Sub Branch Cnr Merri & Liebig Streets Warrnambool Victoria

Cream cotton twill with navy blue trim around neck and over shoulders and narrow tie fasteners.
length 330 mm, width 260mm
Object Registration
navy, ran, royal australian navy, naval bib, naval ratings bib, naval ratings uniform, military uniform, j.m. parsons, parsons, j parsons
Historical information
The Royal Australian Navy Uniforms are based on the uniform of the Royal Navy. They reflect traditions that can be traced back to the Royal Navy (England) and demonstrate the relationship between the two.
Made By
Berlei Ltd. (Maker)
This bib is part of a naval ratings uniform. The uniform is representative of the Royal Australian Navy uniform and can be traced to the Royal Navy (England). The complete uniform shows the connection between Australia and England since European settlement.
Last updated
12 Apr 2019 at 3:38PM