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

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.
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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