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Multi-National Corps Iraq patch

Date: 2007
Dimensions:
Overall: 110 x 110 mm, 11.33 g
Medium: Fabric
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Sea Power Centre Australia
Object Name: Patch
Object No: 00044933

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    Description
    This beige deser-toned patch features an image an Iraqi lion. It is the official badge of the Multi-National Corps Iraq who are charged with the mission to reconstruct and rehabilitate Iraq. This badge is part of the uniform for defence personnel who served in the Corps.
    SignificanceThis official cloth badge demonstrates the union of countries, including Australia, as part of a multi-national campaign to reconstruct Iraq. The campaign has raised debate within the Australian and international community.
    HistoryMulti-National Corps- Iraq is the tactical unit responsible for the command and control of operations throughout Iraq. Iraq is divided into six major zones of responsibility that are maintained by forces from twenty-six countries. The Multi-National Corps-Iraq is headquartered by the US Army at Camp Victory Baghdad and their motto is 'Leading the Transformation of Iraq'.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Multi-National Corps Iraq patch

    Collection title: Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) service in the Middle East 2006-2007

    Web title: Multi-National Corps Iraq patch

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