Very unusual trench art made Australian 2/23nd Battalion sweetheart brooch
In great condition made from a solid piece of aluminum and with the battalion emblem in the center and Irine 1943 on the back. A unique special piece of history. The 2/23rd took part in the battle of Tobruk, both the battles of El Alamein as well as campaigns in New Guinea and Japan.
Measurements approx 42mm x 22mm
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