Alternative Name(s): Field Telephone Plug Board
Field telephone plug board, period 1914-1916, capacity 2 x 6 lines. Made in brass with six fuses contained in wooden box with six plugs.
Part of a collection of items, many from World War I, donated by J. Synan in 1973. A Harold Synan from Melbourne served in the 29th Battalion in World War I - service no. 3663. He was born c.1898, was wounded in the war but survived, and died in 1976. Any connection to the donor is unknown.
Capacity 2 x 6 lines. Made in brass with six fuses contained in wooden box with six plugs. With two spare fuses and seven spare carbon contacts.
Type of item
23 cm (Length), 26 cm (Width), 10 cm (Height)