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Badge - Junior Legacy Melbourne Badge

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Gold lapel stick pin x 10 of the Legacy torch with blue enamel containing the words Junior Legacy Melbourne.
Size
55 x 20 mm
Object Registration
01704
Keywords
junior legatee
Historical information
Examples of a Junior Legacy Melbourne Badge. These were worn by junior legatees. The age of the pins are not known. One has a safety device to protect wearers from the sharp point of the pin.
The badge of Legacy is the Torch and Wreath of Laurel. The Torch signifies the undying flame of service and sacrifice of those who gave their lives for their country. The Wreath of Laurel is the symbol of our remembrance of them.
Significance
A record of the badge given to junior legatees when they joined Legacy.
Inscriptions & Markings
Imprinted 'Stokes' on reverse.
Last updated
18 Feb 2020 at 2:57PM