Tally band : HMAS Parkes

Unit HMAS Parkes
Place Oceania: Australia
Accession Number REL25182.032
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Headdress
Physical description Textile
Location Main Bld: World War 2 Gallery: Gallery 4: RAN
Maker Unknown
Place made Australia
Date made c 1944-1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Description

Sailor's black ribbon cap tally with gold embroidered lettering 'H.M.A.S. PARKES'.

History / Summary

Unworn reference example. HMAS Parkes was a Bathurst class minesweeper commissioned in May 1944.

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