Badge - I Will Help Until The War Is Won
From the Collection of Warrnambool and District Historical Society Inc. 2 Gilles Street (south of Merri St) Warrnambool Victoria
- .1 A metal badge with a gold rim, a dark gold background, a cream-coloured map of Australia with red printing and five stars representing the Southern Cross (one smaller star may represent Tasmania). The badge has a metal clip at the back and is somewhat rusted.
.2 as above
- Diameter: 2 cm.
- world war one, history of warrnambool, lady mayoress’ fund
- These badges were produced in 1917 to provide funds for the Lady Mayoress’ Fund during World War One. This fund was largely involved in funding canteens and other comforts for the servicemen during World War One.
- Stokes & Sons (?) (Maker)
- I will help until the war is won
Copyright S & S (?)
- 20 Jan 2020 at 12:42PM