WW2 Lemon Squeezer hat; c.1939-1945; 2007_42_3

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The Kauri Museum ­ Matakohe

Name/Title

WW2 Lemon Squeezer hat

About this object

WW2 campaign or 'lemon squeezer hat', worn by Max Wallis after the war when he was repatriated to England after being a POW in Germany for two years. He was captured in Orsogna, Italy. Hat is khaki felt with a green, red, green puggaree band around base. Centre front is a bronze 'NZ Onward' badge.

Date Made

c.1939-1945

Medium and Materials

wool

Measurements

35cm diameter x 19cm depth

Subject and Association Description

lemon squeezer hat WW2

Credit Line

Max Wallis

Object Type

hat

Object number

2007_42_3

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Tags

campaign hat
felt
hat
khaki
Lemon Squeezer
NZ
NZ Onward
puggaree
red
wool

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