Orders, Decorations & Medals - Militaria


Lot 2157    SESSION 8 (2.30PM WEDNESDAY 29TH MARCH)    Orders, Decorations & Medals - Militaria

Estimate $100
SOLD $100

AUSTRALIA, WWI trench art bracelet centre piece in form of a cut-out map of Australia made of brass (41x31mm) with a slot at sides for securing to a wrist strap, map inscribed, '511/Sgt S.A.Kohn/22nd Btn/A.I.F.'; also a pair of fibre compound dog tags for '511/S A Kohn/CE/22 AIF'. Fine - very fine. (3)

Sydney Alfred Kohn, commercial traveller, age 19, born at Summer Hill, NSW; Enl.07Apr1915 at Melbourne, Vic, previous service of 18 months with Senior Cadets; Emb.08May1915 to Gallipoli; service record stamped, 'took part in raid on enemy's trenches on night 29-30 June 1916'; WIA 27Jul1916 in France; T/Cpl 21Dec1916; Cpl 21Mar1917; Sgt 28Nov1917; RTA 08Apr1919; Disch.18Aug1919.

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