Brown canvas kit bag, with brass eyelets and cord drawrstring to top, and sewn on fold over section with smaller brass eyelets for drawerstring. 'J. COCKSEDGE C/J938816' and an anchor stencilled in black on side and 'J. COCKSEDGE 938816' stencilled in black on base.
Issued on entry to John M Cocksedge, a rating of the seaman branch. Chatham based, he entered service post April 1953.