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PASSBOOK

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

Description
.1) Cream paper envelope which covered a bank passbook.
.2) Blue buckram bank passbook. 20 cut edge pages. Pages contain details of banking transactions. Instructions for use & notices printed on end papers, first & last pages are on back cover.
Size
.1) L 14 x W 10; .2) L 13 x W 9.5 cms
Object Registration
3729.2
Historical information
Passbook covered Military & RAAF payments between 1942 & 1943.
Item re Frederick Gardner DAVEY DFC No 410533 RAAF.
Refer Reg No 3536P for his service details.
When Made
c.WWII
Inscriptions & Markings
.1)
In centre in black ink:
Bendigo post mark stamp.

In centre handwritten address in black ink:
Mr F G Davey
88 Olinda St
Bendigo Vic

On back:
Commonwealth Savings Bank coat of arms.

.2) Stamped on front:
M15106

Handwritten in black ink on pages 2 & 3:
Frederick Gardner Davey

Remaining pages have handwritten transaction details & date savings.
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