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Cap, Australian Militia Officers, The Swan Regiment, 1937, H.A. Hammond


Circular, black & green felt peaked cap. Green felt hat band stitched in place - rest of crown black felt with a narrow piping of green around the top of crown. Black plastic chin strap above peak & a Swan Regiment Badge in centre front. Brown leather lining inside brim and a plastic protector on top of crown. Black plastic peak, lined with green.
A white ribbon bow attached to centre back of leather lining.

Historical information

Hat worn by Lieutenant Herbert Alexander Hammond during inter-war militia service with 28th Battalion (The Swan Regiment).



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Item type
280 mm
Height or length
130 mm
270 mm
28th Australian Infantry Battalion, The Swan Regiment
Second World War
HAMMOND, Herbert Alexander, 1905-1976
Citizens Military Forces
Army Officer
Victoria Park, Western Australia
Fremantle, Western Australia
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
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Cap, Australian Militia Officers, The Swan Regiment, 1937, H.A. Hammond
Cap, Australian Militia Officers, The Swan Regiment, 1937, H.A. Hammond