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Water Bottle

From the Collection of Wangaratta RSL Sub Branch 1 Victoria Parade Wangaratta Victoria

Description
Felt covered metal water bottle with attached cork stopper and canvas straps.
Size
36cm diameter
Object Registration
56.1
Keywords
water bottle, ww1
Historical information
Worn in a specially designed pouch, these water bottles held approximately one litre and had a felt cover for insulation. Fresh water was often scarce and it was rationed according to supply.
Last updated
13 May 2019 at 6:55PM