Silver medal won by Frank Beaurepaire for second place in a ½ mile swim, 16 February 1906. Obverse features a mermaid with text in the legend that reads "VICTORIAN AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION". Reverse features V.A.S.A. monogram and inscription around edge reads "HALF MILE CHAMPIONSHIP / 16-2-06 / 2ND / F.E. Beaurepaire". Decorative loop attachment at top.
0 - Whole: H: 42 W: 30 D: 2mm (H: 1 5/8 W: 1 3/16 D: 1/16")
Francis Beaurepaire; 13 May 1891; 29 May 1956
Victorian Amateur Swimming Association
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian F Beaurepaire