Badge, Military New Zealanders Resident in the U.K in Early WWI; Unknown manufac...
Badge, Military New Zealanders Resident in the U.K in Early WWIAbout this object
This badge was specially designed for New Zealand service personnel who were resident in the United Kingdom in the early stages of WWI. These New Zealanders formed a unit of the original New Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF). The badge later became recognised and accepted as the 'universal' badge and was worn by the New Zealand Contingent in the Empire Parade on November 9, 1915 in London.Maker
inorganic, processed material, metal, gold alloyInscription and Marks
Front of badge in centre of wreath:'NZ'
Beneath wreath on banner:'ONWARD'
Reverse of badge at lower edge:'WY.2000.12.4.12'.
h 43 mm x w 32 mm x d 9 mmSubject and Association Keywords
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