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A 'Mothers & Widows' badge. The badge is made from black cotton ribbon with a woven design, in yellow, red and white, showing wattle sprays, a 'Rising Sun' badge and "FOR AUSTRALIA". The ribbon is attached at the top to a white metal bar impressed on the front with laurel leaves and on the back with the serial number "7612". The back also has a brooch pin fitting. The lower edge of the ribbon is attached to another white metal bar bearing a seven pointed brass star attached with a split pin, signifying the loss of one male relative.
W 65mm x H 100mm x D 5mm
Date of issue
Driver Oliver's period of service overseas, culminating in his death at Fovant, Wiltshire, England, in 1918
Mrs Oliver lived at Watersleigh