Letter from Ministry of Pensions to Mrs K Wynn

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Title

Letter from Ministry of Pensions to Mrs K Wynn

Description

Informs her that a gratuity of £100 and a pension of £130 a year together with allowance of £72 for two children has been awarded her as the widow of Pilot Officer Ian Archer Wynn. Award takes effect from 1 February 1944.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-01-14

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Format

Two page printed form letter filled in

Language

Identifier

EBirnieMWynnK440114

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

MINISTRY OF PENSIONS,
NORCROSS,
BLACKPOOL,
LANCASHIRE.

Reference [underlined] 0/W3/13183 [/underlined]
[underlined] 14 JAN 1944 [/underlined]

DEAR MADAM,

I have to inform you that a gratuity of
[underlined] £100 (One Hundred Pounds and a pension of £130 (One Hundred and Thirty Pounds [/underlined]
a year has been awarded to you as the widow of [underlined] 146838 Pilot Officer Ian Archer Wynn RAF [/underlined], together with an allowance of [underlined] £72 (Seventy Two Pounds [/underlined] a year in respect of [underlined] Two [/underlined] [deleted] child [/deleted] children payable while under the age of 18 years and being maintained by you.

The award is subject to the conditions of the Royal Warrant or corresponding Instruments governing grants in respect of death by service in the

war, and takes effect from [underlined] 1.2.44 [/underlined] Adjustment will be necessary if widow’s pension or children’s allowance has been awarded to you under the Widows’, Orphans’ and Old Age Contributory Pensions Acts, as such payment is not admissible together with an award of widow’s pension or children’s allowance by this Ministry.

Application for payment should be made to His Majesty’s Paymaster General, Somerset House (West Wing), London, W. C. 2, on the enclosed [deleted] form 9/156 [/deleted] forms 9/156 and 9/157.
[deleted] The marriage and ( ) birth certificates forwarded by you are returned with thanks. [/deleted]
Please read the notes overleaf.

[page break]

NOTES.
1. Mode of Payment.
2. Duration and conditions of Award.
3. Children’s Allowances.
4. Education Allowances.
5. Commutation.
6. Correspondence.

Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Ministry of Pensions and M Birnie, “Letter from Ministry of Pensions to Mrs K Wynn,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 18, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/11501.

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