Australia Victoria Geelong
Gala Day, Geelong, Nov. 2 1917 (AD)
Mint: Stokes & Sons
Other Details: Medal issued for Gala Day in Geelong, held on 2 November 1917. It depicts George V and exhorts people to 'remember our heroes'.
The medal is struck on a cross-shaped blank, at the centre of the cross within a line circ;e, head of George V bare facinl left; around on the arms of the cross, REMEMBER OUR HEROES 1917
NOV. / 2ND. / GALA DAY / GEELONG / 1917
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15 Mar 1976
Type of item
31 mm (Width), 39 mm (Height), 8.25 (Weight)
Height is with loop extended
[Book] Carlisle, Leslie J. 1983. Australian commemorative medals and medalets from 1788.