Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 1979.76, W2321
Souvenir handkerchief, Anglo Boer War
Given to donor by an officer on returning to England from South Africa. (Brought to England by an Officer on his return.) Handkerchief has printed instructions and handy hints for soldiers. Documentation: see Journal of the Australian War Memorial, 1983
Anglo Boer War (South African) 1899-1902
printed on cloth
13 May 2015
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