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REL30287
ID number REL30287
Title Female Relative's Badge : Mrs Stone
Collection Heraldry
Object type Badge
Maker Amor Pty Ltd
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made c 1940
Physical description Silver-plated Metal

Description

Circular badge with a wreath surmounted by a King's Crown. Inside is a map of Australian surrounded by another wreath and the words 'TO THE WOMEN OF AUSTRALIA'. A bar with one brass star is suspended from the main body. The star represents the number of relatives involved in the war effort. The reverse is impressed with the serial number'A260123' and the maker's details.


Summary

Associated with the mother or wife of NX56099 Corporal Ronald Charles Stone. Stone was born in 1918 in Bathurst and enlisted in Paddington, NSW, on 3 July 1940. He served in Malaya with 2/19 Battalion and was killed in action on 9 February 1942.