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Badge - Legacy Shield Team Shoot Badge

From the Collection of Melbourne Legacy 293 Swanston Street Melbourne Victoria

Description
Gold badge x 2 of the Legacy torch with black, red and white enamel containing the words Legacy Shield Team Shoot.
Size
30 x 26 mm
Object Registration
01706
Keywords
legatee event
Historical information
An example of a Legacy badge issued to participants in a competition. Details of this contest are unknown at this stage. Possibly an event organised by Legacy for junior legatees or as a social event for Legatees.
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 a badge made for a sporting competition that Legacy participated in.
Inscriptions & Markings
Imprinted 'AT Webb Son' or 'Webb Melb' on reverse. One has been inscribed with the year 1953 (63?)
Last updated
18 Feb 2020 at 1:29PM