Vera Gill pinning Croix de Guerre on her son Dereck

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Title

Vera Gill pinning Croix de Guerre on her son Dereck

Description

A woman wearing fur coat and glasses pins a medal onto the jacket of a young boy. Text explanation.

Date

1948-01-26

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Format

One newspaper cutting

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Identifier

SGillK1438901v10041

Transcription

[inserted] JANUARY 26th 1948 [/inserted]

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[photograph]

Mrs. Vera Gill, Sycamore Avenue, Halton, Leeds, pinning the Croix de Guerre on her son, Derick. It was awarded to her late husband, Flying Officer Kenneth Gill, D.F.C.

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Citation

“Vera Gill pinning Croix de Guerre on her son Dereck,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 23, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/35583.

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