Rising Sun Badge – 1st Version

$15.95

Now worn on the diggers’ slouch hat on the up-turned side, the rising sun badge is commonly identified with the ANZAC tradition.

Category: Product ID: 3133

Description

Now worn on the diggers’ slouch hat on the up-turned side, the rising sun badge is commonly identified with the ANZAC tradition.  The 1st Rising Sun (1902) badge was originally worn by Australian soldiers in the South African (Second Boer) War and distinguished with the word Australia. The original badge was made of copper.

 

Additional information

Weight 0.0015 kg
Dimensions 8 × 8 × 2 cm
Badge Variant

1st Rising Sun – 1902, 2nd Rising Sun – 1902 – 1904, 3rd Rising Sun – 1904 – 1949, 4th Rising Sun – 1956 – 1969, 5th Rising Sun – 1969 – 1991, 6th Rising Sun – 1991 – present