E129. A light blue woollen blanket with a dark blue and maroon stripe made by Warrnambool Textiles in 1993.
E129. Makers label.
E129. Dark blue and maroon stripes.
E131. A brown leather pouch marked R.A.A.F. G6A/878.
E131. Close up of leather pouch marked R.A.A.F. G6A/878.
E132. A grey woollen blanket made by The Castlemaine Woollen Co Op 1940. Written on the label is Mallarvey 146232. Thomas William Mullarvey enlisted on 29 Dec 1943 at Melbourne and discharged on 19 Jun 1947 as a Leading Aircraftman from RAAF Base Laverton.
E132. Makers label and owners details.
E136. A pair of night flying goggles worn by 402395 John Robert Walter Redman KIA 5 Jul 1945. John Robert Walter Redman enlisted on 19 Aug 1940 at Sydney and was KIA 5 Jul 1945 as a Squadron Leader with 24 Squadron.
E138. A rubber stamp used by the Unit Return Section of No 2 Stores Depot.
E138. Base of stamp.
E143. A green plastic clipboard named to FLGOFF Aggett AMSRIC.
E144. E144. A canvas cover marked RAAF with brown trim. It is 32” across, 15” high on the right and 16.5” high on the left. There is a 4” wide flap along the bottom and a shaped flap each side, the side flaps have had tabs removed at the top. There are also 2 double stitched panels that have had tabs removed.
E145. A wooden tennis racquet frame branded “RAAF AMENITIES”
E145. Reverse side.
E151. A gold bullion and light blue sword knot.
E161. A brass and Bakelite electrical plug marked R.A.A.F. G5A/25425.
E164. A black lanyard with pass holder for Russell Mess.
E179. A pair of screw top silver bottles with an oxidised Chaplain’s badge, possibly for communion? Made by Gaunt’s EP.
E179. Makers mark.
E183. A wax seal stamp “Royal Australian Air Force XVII. Made by C.G. Roeszler engravers and rubber stamp makers Melbourne.
E183. Makers mark.
02.11 | 07:44
Kelly, Yes, I am always adding to my collection.
02.11 | 07:21
Hello I am wondering if you are adding to your collection of cuff links. I have some eagle and crown gold ones I came across today at a thrift store. Your museum has been great to learn from.
15.09 | 10:37
Lucy, Thank you very much, I have amended my website. Regards, Lindsay.
15.09 | 10:04
PI186. W. J. SANDERCOCK 417420 R.A.A.F. was not discharged on 11/1/1945 - he was shot down over Norway.