League of Soldiers Friends Membership Badge, Australia, circa 1918.

"The League of Soldiers' Friends was an Anglican organisation formed in Victoria during the early part of World War I and which continued operating throughout the interwar years. In total, the League raised £12,416 during the war. It was active again during the Second World War."

Obverse Description

At centre, a soldier walking to left within a blue mitre on a white background; around on a red border, "LEAGUE OF SOLDIERS FRIENDS / TAKE CARE OF HIM".

Reverse Description

The reverse has the makers name, "STOKES & SONS / MELB.".

Edge Description


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