Medallion, ANZAC, Victorian Department of Education 1918
From the Collection of Montmorency/Eltham RSL Sub Branch Petrie Park 16 Mountain View Road Montmorency Victoria
- Circular medal with an eyelet to carry a loop for a ribbon (loop and ribbon not present).
Obverse ... Bust of uniformed soldier (facing left) wearing slouch hat
Reverse ... Scroll, on olive branch, with stamped inscription (see below)
The reverse image of a bust of an Australian soldier was adapted from a drawing by H.Harvey, an assistant in the Victorian Education Department.
- 26mm (D); eyelet 4mm (OD)
- See link above.
Widely distributed by sale to school children and general public in 1918.
- Obverse ... around circumference:
HONOR TO THE A.I.F.
On scroll ...
At top ...
Around bottom circumference ...
ANZAC DAY 1918
- 12 Mar 2020 at 12:23PM