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RC06408

Copyright: Copyright expired - public domain,
Public Domain Mark This image is in the Public Domain

ID number RC06408
Title Autographs [and] colours of soldiers [and nurses] who have taken part in the Great War and of sailors of the Grand Fleet, 1914-1919 : honour roll
Classification Published Collection
Object type Souvenir
Maker Barling, A E
Place made Australia: New South Wales
Date made 1914-1927
Measurement Overall: 197 cm x 98 cm
Copying provision Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Description

Autographs [and] colours of soldiers [and nurses] who have taken part in the Great War and of sailors of the Grand Fleet, 1914-1919 : honour roll / designed and executed by John Barling ; the signatures collected by A. Ethelwyn Barling.

A poster of 52 rows each subdivided into small ruled blocks containing signatures, unit names, and hand drawn colour patches, insignia and medals of World War I veterans of all ranks, including various VC winners. Includes, in the title area of the roll, the signatures of the Prince of Wales (dated 23.6.1920), the Duke and Duchess of York (dated 3.4.1927), Earl Jellicoe, British Admiral of the Fleet, various New South Wales Governors, General W.R. Birdwood, Lieut. General Harry Chauval, and Charles Kingsford Smith among others.