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Book - The Australian soldiers pocket book

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

Description
Burgundy colour imitation leather cover book held together with bandaids

Size
13cm x 8 cm
Object Registration
393.1
Keywords
pocket book, ww2, muldoon
Historical information
Soldiers pocket book issued to Leonard Francis MULDOON VX10046 .Born on 14 July 1909 at Condoblin NSW. Enlisted 23 January 1940 at South Melbourne Served during WW2
When Made
January 1940
Significance
An example of a small pocket book gifted by the Australian Comforts Fund (ACF) to soldiers and other servicemen during WW2. This pocket book has a bright red cover and was given as a morale boosting gift. The book contains details of relevant information considered useful to serving service personnel.
Last updated
19 Oct 2019 at 12:57PM