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travelling communion kit

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  • Other titles
    • small chalice and pyx with lid, in travelling case, WW1 (descriptive name)
    • 2/626 Chaplain-Captain C. Bush-King, NZEF (associated name)
  • Description
    small silver chalice, pyx and lid in carrying case, part of small travelling communion kit in boxed Communion Set used at Gallipoli by 2/626 Chaplain-Captain Charles John Bush-King, NZEF, WW1. This kit was used to take communion to the sick and injured in dressing stations, or in the field.
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    W3200.5, 1950/205, W3200, W3200.05
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