|Object type||Firearm accessory|
|Physical description||Leather, Metal, Vinyl|
|Date made||c 1969|
Holster and belt : Leading Aircraftman K J Shipp, 9 Squadron RAAF
Black leather pistol holster with magazine pouch and ammunition belt. The weapon is secured in the vinyl-lined leather holster by a leather strap fastened with a press stud. The belt has a metal buckle fastening and there are 24 leather loops sewn along the belt to hold ammunition.
Associated with the service of A44980 Leading Aircraftman Kerry John Shipp, born on 20 November 1948 in South Australia. Shipp served in Vietnam with 9 Squadron RAAF from 28 May 1969 to 30 April 1970. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Medal in December 1970.