Badge of the 4th Waikato Mounted Rifles; 1968.38.12
Badge of the 4th Waikato Mounted RiflesAbout this object
The 4th (Waikato) Mounted Rifles formed in March 1911 and saw action in Gallipoli as part of the NZ Mounted Rifle Brigade (ANZAC Mounted Division) in Sinai & Palestine, 1916/19.
This badge is unusual and we are not sure what it is made of. Shell, bone, mother-of-pearl?
LIBERTAS / SOLUM / ET NATALE / 4TH WAIKATO MOUNTED RIFLES inscribed along the wreath.Subject and Association Description
World War 1
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