Letter to Joan Wareing from Jessie

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Title

Letter to Joan Wareing from Jessie

Description

Sorry to hear Joan's bad news.

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IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-08-15

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One page handwritten letter

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RECORD OFFICE,
ROYAL AIR FORCE,
GLOUCESTER.
Telephone No.: SPRINGWELL (GLOUCESTER) 2618
Telegraphic Address:
RECORDS TELEX, GLOUCESTER.
Any communications on the subject of this letter should be addressed to:-
AIR OFFICE i/c RECORDS,
Address as opposite, and the following number quoted:- C.I.Medals/1806333
Date 6 March, I946 [sic]
Dear Sir,
I have pleasure in forwarding the undermentioned citation from the London Gazette dated 25th January, 1946, promulgating the award of the Distinguished Flying Medal to your late son 1806333 Sergeant SIMPSON. H.E.W.
AIR MINISTRY
[underlined] 25th January, I946 [sic] [/underlined]
The KING has been graciously pleased to approve the following awards in recognition of gallantry and devotion to duty in the execution of air operations:-
Distinguished Flying Medal
Sergeant.
1806333 Henry E.W. SIMPSON R.A.F.V.R. 166 Sqdn, with effect from 7th June, I944 [sic] (since deceased)
I am, Dear Sir,
Your obedient Servant,
[signature]
for Air Commodore,
Air Officer i/c Records,
ROYAL AIR FORCE.
H.W. Simpson, Esq.,
Amberley,
Single Street,
Biggin Hill,
Kent.

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Citation

“Letter to Joan Wareing from Jessie,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 8, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/28125.

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