Silver-plated 'Class A, Victor' bugle engraved by subscribers : C Company, 13 Battalion AIF

Unit 13th Australian Infantry Battalion
Place Europe: Western Front
Accession Number RELAWM01070
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Heraldry
Physical description Silver-plated brass
Maker Henry Potter Co, London
Henry Potter Co, London
Place made France: Paris
Date made 1890
Conflict Period 1910-1919
First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Silver-plated, 'Class A Victor', bugle. The mouthpiece is a No.1 manufactured by 'POTTER LONDON'. The bugle is engraved on the top surface 'SUBSCRIBED BY MEMBERS OF 'C' COMPANY 13TH INFANTRY A.I.E.F. 1914'.

History / Summary

This bugle was purchased by subscription in 1914 by members of C Company, 13 Battalion, AIF. It was presented to the War Memorial in 1919 after being used on active service overseas.