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Registration Number R6440.86
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military navy
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Maritime ship
Name or Title Photograph - Pillow fight onboard troop ship
Production Date 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.85
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military navy
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Maritime ship
Name or Title Photograph - Men bathing off ship
Production Date 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.88
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
Name or Title Photograph - Carriage on high street
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number H40303.3
Classification CH classification ARMS & ARMOUR Weapon Accessories ammunition loader
Name or Title Ammo Stripper Clip for Mauser Pistol
Production Place Germany
Production Date Post 1896
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Registration Number R6440.1
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Albums
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
Name or Title Photograph Album - Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur G Bennett
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.3
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places brisbane
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Events royal visit
Name or Title Photograph - Edward Prince of Wales, Royal Visit
Production Place Brisbane/Queensland/Australia
Production Date 1920
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.12
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
Name or Title Photograph - Australian Soldiers with snowman
Production Place England
Production Date 04 Feb 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.2
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Events royal visit
Name or Title Photograph - King George V
Production Place England
Production Date 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.4
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places brisbane
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Events royal visit
Name or Title Photograph - Prince Edward & Admiral Halsey 1920
Production Place Brisbane/Queensland/Australia
Production Date 1920
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.8
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places ipswich
Name or Title Photograph - Military Procession, Ipswich 1920
Production Place Ipswich/South East/Queensland/Australia
Production Date 04 May 1920
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.7
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places ipswich
Name or Title Photograph - Lt General Birdwood arriving in Ipswich 1920
Production Place Ipswich/South East/Queensland/Australia
Production Date 1920
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.6
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places ipswich
Name or Title Photograph - Lt General Birdwood making a speech 1920
Production Place Ipswich/South East/Queensland/Australia
Production Date 1920
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.10
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
Name or Title Photograph - Australian Soldier getting ready for snowball fight
Production Date 1916
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.91
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
Name or Title Photograph - Two couples on High Street, Ilfracombe
Production Place Devon/England
Production Date 21 Jan 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.96
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Events royal visit
Name or Title Photograph - Australian Soldiers watch King George V Convoy
Production Place England
Production Date 17 Apr 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.90
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
Name or Title Photograph - Two New Zealand Soldiers
Production Place Devon/England
Production Date Dec 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.95
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
Name or Title Photograph - Australian soldiers thrashing wheat
Production Place England
Production Date 21 May 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.97
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
Name or Title Photograph - Donkey
Production Place England
Production Date 04 Apr 1917
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.94
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
Name or Title Photograph - Australian Soldiers taking a break on a roadside
Production Place England
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.89
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
Name or Title Photograph - Staff-Sergeant Major Arthur Bennett with Cousin
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.93
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
Name or Title Photograph - toddler and mother in garden
Production Place Devon/England
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number R6440.92
Classification CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Military ww1
CH classification PHOTOGRAPHS Places england
Name or Title Photograph - Arthur Bennett posing with two women
Production Place Devon/England
History and Use

This group of photographs is part of an album donated to the Museum in 2013. The album documents the war experiences of Staff Sergeant-Major Arthur George Bennett. Bennett was an employee of the Ipswich Railway Workshops. He signed up in 1916 at the age of 22, joining the 4th Pioneer Battalion. After joining in Brisbane he travelled to Britain to undertake training prior to being posted on the Western Front where his unit carried out construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure.

This album shows elements of the training camp and the recreational activities of Bennett and his fellow soldiers. The album is part of a broader collection that speaks to Bennett's pre-war military experiences, experiences of the war and his post-war life. Bennett was wounded twice in 1917 and invalided home in 1918. He returned to the Ipswich Railway Workshops in 1920 as a railway fitter and continued to work in the railways throughout Queensland until his retirement in 1961.

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Registration Number H19059
Classification CH classification DOMESTIC EQUIPMENT Writing Equipment (see also COMMERCE) pencil
CH classification ARMS & ARMOUR Ordnance ammunition breach loading
CH classification MILITARY Army battlefield souvenirs
CH classification ARMS & ARMOUR Ammunition, metal cartridge centre fire
CH classification ARMS & ARMOUR Ordnance bullet
Name or Title Pencil fashioned from British .303" rifle cartridge
Production Date 1914-1918
History and Use

This bullet pencil comprises a .303 bullet shell with an imitation projectile cap made of sterling silver. A small lead pencil is inside the shell. The object is an example of trench art made during World War 1. It has been stamped with a crown and the letter ‘M’ on the neck. It is unknown who the maker was or where it was made.

Trench art is the name given to objects made from materials of war by soldiers, prisoners of war and civilians during and after armed conflict. Some items were made to be sold while others were made as personal mementoes.

The bullet pencil is one of several WW1 mementoes that belonged to Amy Lea Jenkyn (nee Moncrieff), whose brother John Bain Moncrieff was killed in France in September 1916.

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Registration Number N7660
Classification CH classification NUMISMATICS (MEDALS AND OTHER) Military Medals
CH classification MILITARY Air Force
CH classification TRANSPORT Aviation
CH classification NUMISMATICS (MEDALS AND OTHER) Military Medals ww1
CH classification MILITARY Navy
Name or Title Victory Medal with Mentioned in Despatches Oak Leaves, Major R.S. Dallas
Production Place England
Production Date 1919
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Registration Number H22367
Classification CH classification PERSONAL EFFECTS Containers personal box
Name or Title Wooden Box with Pokerwork Decoration
Production Place Queensland/Australia
Production Date 1917
History and Use

This wooden pokerwork box is inscribed with the initials J.H. on the lid and “Done at K.P.M.H. Brisbane Q.Land. Australia. On December 7th 1917 by A.J. Race”. K.P.M.H. stands for the Kangaroo Point Military Hospital, which occupied the immigration depot at Kangaroo Point during World War 1 (WW1). The building is now more commonly known as Yungaba.

AJ Race is believed to be Albert Jabez Race, who joined the 4th Tropical Force of the AIF in Brisbane on 25 October 1915. He was from Harwich, England, and was a 30-year-old seaman when he enlisted. Whilst serving in Papua New Guinea he contracted a malaria infection and was admitted to hospital in Rabaul in May 1916. Soon after, Albert Race was discharged from the AIF as he was medically unfit to serve.

The pokerwork box is one example of the many arts and craft items that were made by returned servicemen. The men at Kangaroo Point Military Hospital were taught arts and crafts by volunteers of the Red Cross Handicraft Section as a form of rehabilitation, leisure work and amusement, and possibly to gain skills for paid occupation in the future. Leather work, basket weaving, wood carving, furniture making and toy making are some examples of crafts learned by the men.

The box was donated by Miss Jean Hardie, who volunteered for the Red Cross Handicrafts Section at the Kangaroo Point Military Hospital during WWI. It is assumed that it is Miss Hardie’s initials that are engraved on the lid, and that the box was given to her by Albert Race.

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