Colour patch : General Service Reinforcements, AIF

Accession Number RELAWM07941.050
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Colour Patch
Physical description Wool felt
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1919-1920
Conflict Period 1910-1919
First World War, 1914-1918

Dark blue triangular colour patch for General Service Reinforcements, AIF, with a white letter 'R' stitched in the centre.

History / Summary

Worn as a distinguishing unit indication at the head of each sleeve from 1919 by men who left Australia but returned without having been posted to a unit.