Note accompanying photograph of grave

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Title

Note accompanying photograph of grave

Description

To Henry Simpson's father enclosing photograph of grave of Sergeant Henry Evan Wade Simpson DFM.

Date

1948-11-12

Temporal Coverage

Spatial Coverage

Language

Format

One page printed document

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Contributor

Identifier

EAirMinSimpsonHW481112-0001

Transcription

Ref. No. P. 418222/44/S14Cas (a) 3
The Under Secretary of State for Air presents his compliments to Mr. H.W. Simpson. and begs to forward herewith photographs of cross marking the gave of No 1806333, Sergeant Henry Evan Wade Simpson, (D.F.M).
These have been received from the Army Graves Service, who are responsible for the temporary marking of war graves.
Temporary crosses will be replaced in due course by permanent headstones to be erected by the Imperial War Graves Commission. Details of the inscription on the temporary cross will be carefully checked at that stage and any errors rectified before the permanent headstone is erected.
Air Ministry, London, S.W.1 12th November, 1948.
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[photograph of grave marker]

Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Note accompanying photograph of grave,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 3, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/26651.

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