Bed roll; World War 2; 1941; 2013.34

Name/Title

Bed roll; World War 2

About this object

Bed roll; World War 2 soldier's bed roll made of canvas with leather trim. Roll is fastened with two strong leather straps with metal buckles

Date Made

1941

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, textile
processed material, leather

Measurements

h 270mm x l 760mm x diam 220mm (rolled)
medium

Subject and Association Keywords

modern history, 20th century, World War II (1939-1945)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

equipment

Object number

2013.34

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Comments
The Garrison 27 May 2014 05:30 AM,UTC

These bedrolls were issued to Officers and not Soldiers. We have a complete bedroll with sleeping bag, Kapoc mattress and other sundry items if you are interested in viewing.
Regards
The Garrison Team

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