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Australia Day 1917

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Circular Australia Day badge, depicting crouching solider with gun in brown silhouette, contained within yellow map of Australia, green background, yellow & tan border. Inscriptions: 'AUSTRALIA DAY 1917' (in brown at top); 'FOR / SOLDIERS, SAILORS / NURSES' (in brown below map of Australia); 'THEIR SACRIFICE IS WORTH YOUR SACRIFICE' (in brown at bottom). Plastic coated. Pin attached to metal back.

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