Badge, commemorative; [?]; c1915; CT78.847d
Badge, commemorativeAbout this object
Commemorative badge; a brass and black enamel badge made to commemorate the Battle of the Dardanelles, World War One. The badge reads: "Dardanelles Souvenir, commemorating our NZ Boys, 1st Battle 25th April 1915". Engraved on the reverse: "L M Hayward, 21/7/1915".Maker
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brassInscription and Marks
Cast on front: "DARDANELLES / SOUVENIR / COMMEMORATING / OUR N.Z. BOYS / 1st BATTLE / 25th APRIL 1915"
Engraved on reverse: "L M Hayward / 21/7/1915".
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".Object Type