Letter to Philip Jenkinson from air ministry

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Title

Letter to Philip Jenkinson from air ministry

Description

Invitation to Buckingham Palace to receive his late brother's Distinguished Flying Medal.

Date

1946-11-05

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Spatial Coverage

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Format

One page typewritten letter mounted on an album page

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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SJenkinsonPR1826262v10031

Transcription

AIR MINISTRY,
LONDON, W.C.2
5th November, 1946.
S.7(d)/Investitures

Sir,
I have the honour to inform you that your attendance is required at Buckingham Palace at 10.15 o’clock a.m. (doors open at 9.45 o’clock a.m.) on Tuesday, 26th November, 1946, in order that you, as the next of kin, may receive from the King the Distinguish Flying Medal conferred on your brother the late Flight Sergeant Peter Raeburn Jenkinson.
DRESS:- Service Dress, Civil Defence Uniform, Morning Dress or Dark Lounge Suit.
You may be accompanied by one person only, who must be related by blood to the deceased. Children under seven years of age may not attend. I shall be glad if you will complete the enclosed form and return it immediately in the envelope provided.
This letter must be produced on entering the Palace as no further cards of admission will be issued.
I am, Sir,
Your obedient Servant,
[signature]


Warrant Officer L.P. Jenkinson

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Letter to Philip Jenkinson from air ministry,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 1, 2023, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/30685.

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