Note to Ivy Stone from the Under Secretary of State for Air

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Title

Note to Ivy Stone from the Under Secretary of State for Air

Description

A compliments slip enclosed with photographs of the cross marking the grave of George Stone, her husband.
Also two newspaper cuttings, the first referring to the loss of George, the second refers to his promotion to Pilot Officer.

Date

1951-04-10

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

One printed slip with typewritten annotations and two newspaper cuttings

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Contributor

Identifier

PStoneGB16010017

Transcription

P.421588/44/S.14 Cas(a) 3
The Under Secretary of State for Air presents his compliments to Mrs. G. B. Stone and begs to forward herewith photgraphs of cross marking the grave of No. 174918 Pilot Officer George Bernard Stone.
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 Date 10th April 1951

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Note to Ivy Stone from the Under Secretary of State for Air,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/28295.

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