THE DICKIN MEDAL, THE VICTORIA CROSS FOR ANIMALS, AWARDED TO TWO AUSTRALIAN PIGEONS, BEING PRESENTED BY THE MINISTER FOR THE ARMY, THE HONOURABLE CYRIL CHAMBERS TO MR N. BAGLIN, THE AUSTRALIAN WAR ...
ID number132995
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
MakerSmith, J H
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made15 July 1947
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionTHE DICKIN MEDAL, THE VICTORIA CROSS FOR ANIMALS, AWARDED TO TWO AUSTRALIAN PIGEONS, BEING PRESENTED BY THE MINISTER FOR THE ARMY, THE HONOURABLE CYRIL CHAMBERS TO MR N. BAGLIN, THE AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL REPRESENTATIVE. LEFT TO RIGHT: THE MINISTER, THE HONOURABLE CYRIL CHAMBERS; MR G. COCHRANE (PART OBSCURED); MR A. J. FLAVELL; MR N. BAGLIN; MR G. ADAMS AND CAPTAIN D. H. DAY.