State: Victoria, Australia
Issued on: Departure and Return
Dates of presentations: 00/06/1901, 15/08/1901
Number issued: 2

 

Gold lockets, suitably inscribed, to:
 

June 1901 presentation (departure)

Victorian Contingent (unknown unit) –

???? Trooper MOYLE

Presentation made in the Athenaeum, Tallangatta.
 

15/08/1901 presentation (return)

4th Victorian (Imperial Bushmen's) Contingent –

92 Lance-Corporal John O'REILLY

Presentation made by Captain McIntosh, in the Old Courthouse, Tallangatta.

"Lance-Corporal John O'Reilly, allow me, on behalf of Tallangatta's residents, to present you with this locket. We know and recognise the hardships which you have endured, and we trust that you will be spared again to return to your native shores, and long live to wear this locket".

 

Melbourne Age, 25/06/1901
Ovens & Murray Advertiser, 17/08/1901