Miniature yard broom
Maker: 	Changi Broom Factory
Physical description: Wood; coconut fibre; steel

Summary:
This box of miniature brooms was presented to the Australian commanding officer in Changi, Lieutenant Colonel F G 'Black Jack' Galleghan. Prisoners who were members of the Royal Australian Artilley were responsible for the Changi Broom Factory, and the 'Ubique' brand name reflects the Artillery motto. The factory began production on 1 April 1942.

NX70416 - GALLEGHAN (Sir), Frederick Gallagher (Black Jack), Brig. - BHQ. CO. 2/30 Bn. D.S.O., O.B.E., I.S.O., E.D., K.B.
Keywords: 100105c

Miniature yard broom

Maker: Changi Broom Factory
Physical description: Wood; coconut fibre; steel

Summary:
This box of miniature brooms was presented to the Australian commanding officer in Changi, Lieutenant Colonel F G 'Black Jack' Galleghan. Prisoners who were members of the Royal Australian Artilley were responsible for the Changi Broom Factory, and the 'Ubique' brand name reflects the Artillery motto. The factory began production on 1 April 1942.

NX70416 - GALLEGHAN (Sir), Frederick Gallagher (Black Jack), Brig. - BHQ. CO. 2/30 Bn. D.S.O., O.B.E., I.S.O., E.D., K.B.

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File information
Filename:RELAWM31828_002.jpg
Album name:makan / Relics
Keywords:100105c
Source:From the collection of the Australian War Memorial. Reproduced with permission. ID Number: RELAWM31828.002
Date:1944-1945
Filesize:39 KiB
Date added:Jan 07, 2006
Dimensions:300 x 443 pixels
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URL:http://www.230battalion.org.au/Gallery/displayimage.php?pid=597
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