Award of Distinguished Flying Medal

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Title

Award of Distinguished Flying Medal

Description

Letter to I R Jenkinson informing him of award of DFM to his son. Enquires whether he will go to Buckingham Palace to receive it.

Date

1945-12-08

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Format

One page typewritten letter mounted on an album page

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Identifier

SJenkinsonPR1826262v10016-0002

Transcription

AIR MINISTRY,
LONDON, W.C.2.

8TH December, 1945.

A.827199/45. /S.7.D.

Sir,

I am commanded by the Air Council to inform you that His Majesty the King has been graciously pleased to confer the Distinguished Flying Medal on your son, the late Flight Sergeant P.R. Jenkinson, for services detailed in the attached statement.

2. I am also to enclose a note regarding the presentation of decorations by the King and to enquire whether you wish to attend at Buckingham Palace to receive the decoration from His Majesty.

I am, Sir,
Your obedient Servant,

[signed] G. Tucker



I.R. Jenkinson, Esq.,
“Bosvarren”
Falmouth,
Cornwall.

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Award of Distinguished Flying Medal ,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 6, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/30657.

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