Badge, Military New Zealand Engineers; J.R. Gaunt & Son; 1914-1918; WY.2000.12.4...
Badge, Military New Zealand EngineersAbout this object
This is a New Zealand Engineers shoulder badge from World War One. The Engineers were the army’s skilled tradesmen, maintaining communications, railways, roads, water supply, bridges and transport, as well as building fortifications and maintaining weapons. Their overall aim was to assist the movement of friendly forces and obstruct the movement of enemy forces.Maker
inorganic, processed material, metal, gold alloyInscription and Marks
Front of badge in centre circle:'NZE'
Around outer circle:'QUO FAS ET GLORIA DUCUNT'
Reverse of badge:'WY.2000.12.4.15'.
h 5 mm x w 35 mm x d 20 mmSubject and Association Keywords
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