WWI Australian Army, Light Horse Ammunition Bandolier

Brown leather ammunition bandolier ’07 Patter for 303 rifle. This type of bandolier was used by Australian Light Horse units. The horse carried one around its neck and the rider one across the shoulder. The leather band supporting the ammunition pouches is cut in a curve and is in two pieces joined by three steel rivets.¬†Loaned by J Reed.

This item can be viewed at the Delegate History Rooms, Delegate NSW.