Item 43: Programme
Copyright: Unlicensed copyright,
|Collection number||Souvenirs 2 1/1/2/43|
|Title||Item 43: Programme|
|Place made||At sea|
|Measurement||Overall: 20.7 x 16.5cm|
|Copying provision||Attached digital images are protected by copyright and are provided here for research and study purposes. For further use, please contact the Memorial.|
Souvenir program for a concert party held to entertain troops during the First World War. This program is for the Neptune's concert party performance aboard HMAT Medic on 5 October 1918. The cover features a watercolour of a ship at sea with a sprig of maidenhair fern. The watercolour illustration was painted by Lieutenant Cyril Ednot Crooke of the Australian Flying Corps. The back cover of the program features twenty signatures with ten of these servicemen being recipients of the Victoria Cross.