Alternative Name: Sewing Kit, Hussif

Part of a collection of material associated with two soldiers, one who served in World War I and another who served in World II.

Sergeant Tom Robinson Lydster served in the 14 Infantry Battalion - 5 to 12 Reinforcements - during World War I, service number 3060. He served in the 4th Machine Gun Company. He was awarded the Military Medal and the Bar to Military Medal.

Flight Lieutenant Graham Stewart Conning enlisted in the RAAF in January 1942. Conning became a Lieutenant and was discharged from service in October 1945.

Physical Description

Australian Army sewing kit made from khaki cotton.

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