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ARMBANDS

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

Description
.1) White calico arm band secured with white elastic ARP printed in black on band.
.2) Navy felt arm band secured with black elastic. ARP printed on black on band.
Size
.1) L 23 x W 9; .2) L 16 x W 6 cms
Object Registration
3590.2
Historical information
ARP stands for Air Raid Precautions. Wardens in the United Kingdom during WWII wore these bands & were responsible for enforcing blackouts, directing civilians to air raid shelters & managing air raid sirens.

Item re Frederick Gardner DAVEY DFC No 410533 RAAF.
Refer Reg No 3536P for his service details.
When Made
c.WWII
Last updated
10 Oct 2019 at 11:54AM