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Map of the world (showing British Empire in red) / [Holeproof Limited]
Bib ID 7382812
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
Holeproof Pty Ltd, issuing body
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale not given (W 180°00ʹ--E 180°00ʹ/N 90°00ʹ--S 90°00ʹ). 
Description [Brunswick, Victoria?] : [Holeproof Limited], [between 1940 and 1949?] 
1 map : colour ; 27 x 48 cm, on sheet 76 x 51 cm 
Partial contents
  • Ancillary maps: The Far East
  • Mediterranean area
  • Western Europe.
 
Notes

Map of the world showing the British Empire in red and distances between major cities.

Shows badges and colours of the Australian Military Forces (Navy, Army and Air Force) including ranks of the three services, decorations for valour and battle honours, and colour patches of the A.I.F. on verso.

At head of map: World famous Holeproof Hosiery.

"This map was introduced by Holeproof Limited to provide Australian homes with information every member, young and old, should know about their own fighting forces.".

On verso: Holeproof makers of world famous socks.

MAP G3201.S7 [194-?] copy Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-2855989682

Subjects World maps -- Administrative and political divisions -- Maps.  |  Military decorations -- Australia -- Maps.  |  Australia -- Armed Forces -- Medals, badges, decorations, etc. -- Maps.  |  Australia -- Armed Forces -- Insignia -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1940-1949 
Form/genre World maps.

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