Badge

Description
A fabric badge in the shape of a small pennant. The badge features the crossed flags of New Zealand and England and a portrait of Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts. "VICTORIOUS/Wear to-day this Emblem-/"The "Red, White & Blue,"/In Memory of Soldiers fight/-ing/For their country and for/ you!" is written on the badge. There is an illegible portion of a makers mark on the bottom of the badge.
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Credit line
This badge was worn on June 2 1902 during celebrations for the end of the South African War.
Accession number
A96.312
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