Colour patch : 2 Australian Divisional Cyclist Company, 2 ANZAC Cyclist Battalion and XXII Corps Cyclist Battalion, AIF

Units
Accession Number RELAWM13307.032
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Colour Patch
Physical description Wool flannel
Maker Unknown
Date made c 1916-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Description

Diamond shaped colour patch for 2 Australian Divisional Cyclist Company, 2 ANZAC Cyclist Battalion and XXII Corps Cyclist Battalion, AIF, showing a central red diamond on a white background.

History / Summary

Worn as a distinguishing unit indication at the head of each sleeve. It was the colour patch of 2 Australian Divisional Cyclist Company in 1916, 2 ANZAC Corps Cyclist Battalion from 1916-1918, and XXII Corps Cyclist Battalion in 1918.