• Short Summary

    Corporal Mick Youl of the Australian Sixth Infantry Brigade has a collection of military badges from all parts of the world which brings him many visitors at the Brigade's headquarters in Melbourne ...

  • Description

    Corporal Mick Youl of the Australian Sixth Infantry Brigade has a collection of military badges from all parts of the world which brings him many visitors at the Brigade's headquarters in Melbourne ... The latest consignment, German badges, sent from the United States. Badges once worn by men of the Wermacht...

    United States Army as well as Australian badges from the Second World War, all gathered over the last two years. A prize possession, however, this German medal, that bears the signature of Hitler in the lower right corner.

    Japanese medals, commemorating the Sino-Japanese war ... Corporal Youl has more than twenty-five-hundred badges, insignias and medals, and hopes to add another thousand this year. He gets them by writing to overseas Ministers of Defence.

    United States Air Patrol chevrons, and the insignia of an Indiana unit are among this unique collection.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE4VX0YE1AWIQYP1211V81A6C
    Media URN:
    VLVAE4VX0YE1AWIQYP1211V81A6C
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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