Medal; Unknown; c. 1905; 005/075d

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Moruya and District Historical Society Museum

Name/Title

Medal

About this object

Awarded to Leo De Saxe for saving Eddie S Lawrence from drowning at Moruya Wharf in 1905. Eddie's father was the local police constable. Both Leo and Eddie went on also to enlist in WW1.

The gold shield in the centre of the medal is inscribed 'Presented To Leo De Saxe By Eddie Lawrence For Rescuing Him From Drowning April 15 1905'

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

c. 1905

Inscription and Marks

The gold shield in the centre of the medal is inscribed 'Presented To Leo De Saxe By Eddie Lawrence For Rescuing Him From Drowning April 15 1905'

Subject and Association Keywords

Leo de Saxe

Collection

Leo de Saxe Collection

Credit Line

Donated by the de Saxe family

Object Type

medal

Object number

005/075d

Copyright Licence  

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