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Epaulette - Major, Australian Garrison Artillery, 1904 Object Reg. No: HT 21379 11

Summary:
Epaulette (shouldercord), which was worn by Robert McKeeman Oakley from 1904 when he was promoted to Major. Robert McKeeman Oakley was an officer in the Victorian Artillery Garrison, from 1892-1901, and in the Australian Garrison Artillery from 1901.
Description:
Gold braid epaulette with fabric badge. The braid is a simple knot pattern, denoting artillery. The embroidered badge depicts a red crown detailed in silver. The crown indicates this epaulette was worn with someone of the rank of Major.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Darrell Oakley, 2003
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 45 mm (Height), 140 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: uniforms, military history, militaria australian, colonial military forces
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: uniforms
User: Major Robert Oakley - Victorian Artillery Garrison, Australia, circa 1904

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