Embroidered Signatures ProjectFFCF. Balaklava Unit No 120: Banner

Balaklava Museum
Mid North
Fighting Forces Comforts Fund. Balaklava
122cm x 84cm
Historical Period/Date
20th Century (1930-1969 Mid)
ID Number
Banners,Machine Appliqué,Stem Stitch,

Physical Description

Cream calico banner with a large machine appliquéd royal blue "V" in the centre. The text "Balaklava Unit No 120" is machine satin stitched in red in the centre of the V. Names, stem stitched in red, have been worked around the entire outside edge of the banner and in lines down each side of the large V.

Theme and Purpose

Fighting Forces Comforts Fund. World War II. Fundraiser.


Below are the names that have been transcribed from this object. Multiple instances of a name on one object is indicated by a bracketed number after the name. A name in bold appears on other objects. Click these names to see the other objects.

Addams, Annie

Ahrns, M A

Anderson, David

Angel, I F

Angel, Marjory

Avery, Gordon

Avery, Susan

Baun, M J

Baun, P J

Belling, Francis

Belling, Jean

Belling, Lois

Belling, Norman

Braunack, D L

Bridgman, I P

Burford, G H

Burtt, E C

Butterworth, May

Catford, A C

Catford, M


Clark, R

Cosh, M

Cottle, P

Cowan, B

Crawford, E E

Diekman, G

Dixon, E

Dixon, T

Dorman, David

Evans, Heather

Evans, Majorie

Evans, Marian

Evens, Grant

Evens, Murray

Gardener, Peter

Gardener, R

Gates, J H

Gates, Murray

Gates, W L

Gibson, A J

Gibson, J

Gibson, L V

Gibson, Shirley

Gilchrist, F A

Goldney, E M

Goldney, Ian

Goldney, L M

Goldney, R S

Graefe, Audrey

Hallion, L E

Hancock, C

Harris, Joe

Hayles, Bill

Heaslip, E A

Hoepner, A M

Hore, Joy

Hoskin, E J

James, A

Jolly, Betty

Kent, M C

Kimber, Noel

Kimber, Ralf

King, Allen

King, Peter

Kostera, M A

Lamond, M L

Loub, E E

Mackenzie, (Pastor)

Mackenzie, A

Manuel, M

March, Fay

Martindale, Aileen

Masters, L H

Mathews, Winifred

May, S

McCann, Maida

McCormack, H

McCullum, S J

McKee, Nada

McKenzie, H J

McMichael, A

McPharlin, Alison

McPharlin, Dean

McPharlin, I N

McPharlin, Margaret

McPharlin, W

Michael, R

Milde, Meridith

Mildred, Pauline

Mills, Betty

Moudy, Aub

Neville, Dianna

Neville, Mary

Newton, Emily

Noble, Deirdre

Offen, P

Overton, Bert

Overton, Jessie

Padman, M

Pegg, N

Petatz, E R

Phillips, D

Rau, Bruce

Rau, Rita

Redpath, Barbara

Robinson, G E

Saint, Cliff

Saint, M O

Schaefer, F

Schaefer, Milton

Shepard, A S

Shepard, B

Shrubsole, E I

Simons, R G A

Smith, F E

Smith, M E

Spears, J

Spears, N D

Taplin, J

Thomas, Bob

Thomas, Harley

Thompson, Kathleen

Thompson, Trevor

Thorpe, A

Thorpe, H

Thorpe, Jay

Thorpe, N

Tidswell, A

Tiller, Laurel

Toll, F E

Treagus, B

Tucker, J C

Underwood, M

Underwood, Steve

Underwood, W E F

Veitch, C

Veitch, M A

Videon, E

Wagner, C

Wait, Blanche

Webb, C B

Webb, J M

Webb, M

Williams, H M

Williams, S M

Wilson, I

Wohlfel, H

Wood, Jack L

Wreford, Muriel