Vaporiser; PTE. E. A. McMurdie; 25/05/1918; 2007.010
VaporiserAbout this object
Vaporiser made from discarded items in the field in WWI by Australian soldiers in France. Incudes artillery shell on which the plaque reads 'Capt. A.J. Corfe, 2nd Aust. C.C.S., Blendecques, France, Made by PTE. E. A. McMurdie, 25-5-1918'.
The bottles used are labeld 'Horlick's Malted Milk, Racine WIS USA, Slough, Bucks, England', both etched with oz. measures, 1 with E and 1 with C.
Spent artillery shell, glassInscription and Marks
Artillery shell plaque: Capt. A.J. Corfe, 2nd Aust. C.C.S., Blendecques, France, Made by PTE. E. A. McMurdie, 25-5-1918; Bottles: Horlick's Malted Milk, Racine WIS USA, Slough, Bucks, England, both etched with oz. measures, 1 with E and 1 with CSubject and Association Description
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