Hat Badge The Third Australian Army Rising Sun
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Hat Badge The Third Australian Army Rising Sun:
Third Australian Army Rising Sun Badge
*Rising Sun No 3
Measures 60mm X 43mm
This high quality replica of The third Australian Army Rising Sun Hat Badge
The third Rising Sun badge is from May 1904 carried a scroll inscribed with the words 'Australian Commonwealth Military Forces' and was worn throughout both World Wars.
There were, however, a number of variations of the badge; a special version was struck for the coronation of King Edward VII in 1902 and there were badges of the Commonwealth Horse and the Australian Instructional Corps, each with its respective title on the scrolls.
This pattern badge formed the template for all subsequent General Service badges. Features: Secure fastening clutchesPurchased from estate sale
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