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Badge, commemorative; [?]; c1915; CT78.847d

Badge, commemorative; [?]; c1915; CT78.847d
Name/Title
Badge, commemorative
About this object
Commemorative badge; a brass and black enamel badge made to commemorate the Battle of the Dardanelles, World War One. The badge reads: "Dardanelles Souvenir, commemorating our NZ Boys, 1st Battle 25th April 1915". Engraved on the reverse: "L M Hayward, 21/7/1915".
Maker
[?]
Maker Role
Maker
Date Made
c1915
Place Made
[?]
Medium and Materials
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass
Inscription and Marks
Cast on front: "DARDANELLES / SOUVENIR / COMMEMORATING / OUR N.Z. BOYS / 1st BATTLE / 25th APRIL 1915"

Engraved on reverse: "L M Hayward / 21/7/1915".

Measurements
di 25mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords
modern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)
Credit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".
Object Type
personal effect
Object number
CT78.847d

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