Category: The Dead Man’s Penny

The Dead Man’s Penny

1914-1918 Memorial Plaque – ‘Dead Man’s Penny’ The next of kin of soldiers, sailors and nurses who died while serving in the AIF and RAN during the First World War were presented with a Memorial Scroll, and later a Remembrance Plaque, a ‘Dead Man’s Penny’, ‘as a solace for bereavement and as a memento’. The [...]