Name/TitlePlaque of Royal Australian Regiment Fifth Battalion
About this objectSpade shaped brown timber plaque of Royal Australian Regiment Fifth Battalion.
Top half has raised metal insignia of Battalion with royal crown in gold red and silver supported by crossed silver rifles and brown kangaroo inside branches with silver stems and green leaves. Engraved in gold is "DUTY FIRST" above "ROYAL AUSTRALIAN REGIMENT".
Below this is a gold and black tiger's head above a gold scroll engraved with "FIFTH BATTALION".
Top left hand corner is a rectangular plate engraved "Presented to Orange Sub-Branch RSL".
Top right are marks of another plate which is missing.
MakerBadges & Crests Ltd
Place MadeNew Zealand
Place Notes27 Lake Rd
Medium and MaterialsWood
Inscription and MarksDUTY FIRST
ROYAL AUSTRALIAN REGIMENT
MeasurementsH 180 mm
W 140 mm
D 15 mm
Subject and Association KeywordsAustralian Military Forces
Subject and Association KeywordsCommemorative Materials
Subject and Association KeywordsOrange Sub-Branch RSL