State: Victoria, Australia
Issued on: Return
Date of presentation: 16/08/1901
Number issued: 1


Gold Maltese cross, and a purse of sovereigns, to:

4th Victorian (Imperial Bushmen's) Contingent –
328 Trooper Francis Herbert POULTER
Presentation made by Mr T.H. Avison, at the Dry Diggings school.



Melbourne Argus, 20th August 1901


DRY DIGGINGS. – Trooper Frank POULTER, of the Victorian Imperial Bushmen, was tendered a welcome home at the Dry Diggings school, on Friday evening. A patriotic concert and coffee social was presided over by Councillor W.G. Jayes, and crowded to excess. At the close of the concert, Mr T.H. Avison presented Trooper POULTER with a gold medal and purse of sovereigns, on behalf of the residents.