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Badge - Vietnam Moratorium, Withdraw All Troops Now, 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 911554

Summary:
This badge was issued by Moratorium Campaign Organising Committee for first moratorium on 8th May 1970. It was worn by donor during anti-Vietnam war and anti-conscription rallies. He was a student at Monash University between 1968 and 1973, and was involved in student politics, including membership of the militant group `Students for a Democratic Society'.
Description:
Badge with white centre background containing red Australian V ietnam moratorium symbol surrounded by a black perimeter with red text.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Ken Norling, 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 0.50 cm (Height), 3.20 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: anti-conscription campaigns, conscription, vietnam moratorium, vietnam war 1959-1975, wars conflicts
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Vietnam War
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed around edge in red ink: * VIETNAM MORATORIUM * WITHDRAW ALL TROOPS NOW.
Issued By: Vietnam Moratorium Campaign, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1971
User: Mr Ken Norling, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1971

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