PI253. A small blue leather compendium with silver embossed wings with compartments for a notepad, envelopes, stamps and pen, etc. plus a 1943 calendar and a partially written letter to Mum, from 120210 John William Dugan dated 17/11/1944. John enlisted on 29 Oct 1942 at Melbourne and discharged on 30 Jan 1946 from 7 Operational Training Unit with the rank of Leading Aircraftman.
PI253. Interior of compendium showing letter and calendar.
PI266. A brown leather wallet with a gilt and enamel pilots badge attached.
PI273. A black leather wallet with gold embossed pilots badge and the letters E. A. P. inside are slots for banknotes, stamps, cards and cheques.
PI281. A black leather compendium with gold embossed pilots badge and initials M. S. Inside is a card with 425688 SGT Stevens Mark Toowong Brisbane and a calendar for 1943. 425688 Mark Stevens enlisted on 25 Apr 1942 at Brisbane and discharged as a Flying Officer on 15 Feb 1946 from Brisbane Medical Unit.
PI281. Interior showing ID and calendar.
PI282. A small blue wallet with gilt & enamel pilots badge containing a metal shaving mirror.
PI294. A small black leather wallet with gold embossed pilots badge.
PI295. A small black leather wallet with gilt and enamel pilots badge attached, inside is a black and white wedding photo.
PI295. Wedding photo of unknown couple.
PI301. A brown leather wallet with gilt eagle and embossed letters L. A. M. 408816 Lynnton Ainsley Martin enlisted on 23 May 1941 at Melbourne and was killed in action on 8 Sep 1943 while flying Hudson A16-233 from 2 Squadron. He is buried in Ambon War Cemetery.
PI305. A blue leather wallet with a gold embossed pilots badge, there is a compartment for a shaving mirror.
PI338. . A small black wallet containing a metal shaving mirror, notebook and pencil. Inside is a note “To A. W. Watters with best wishes from Numurkah Welfare & Comforts Fund.
PI338. Note enclosed in wallet.
PI342. A black leather wallet with stitched edging and gilt & enamel pilots badge.
PI343. A black leather wallet with gilt & enamel pilots badge and embossed in gold H. W. S.
PI353. A black leather compendium with stitched edging with a pilots badge and initials J. McL. embossed in gold.
PI357. A black leather writing set containing an Australian Comforts Fund writing pad and marked inside 438038 Barnes J. L. 438038 Jeffrey Lawrence Barnes enlisted on 31 Dec 1946 at Hobart and discharged as a Leading Aircraftman on 7 March 1946 from the Central Reserve.
PI357. Service number and name inside.
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.