Object Title

Letter from Gp Capt J.A.C. Stratton to AVM Leslie Hollinghurst regarding the award of the Dutch Bronze Lion decoration, 4 March 1945 {cg}

Object Description

Typescript letter.

Full Classification

LETTER {See Scope Note}/DOCUMENT COLLECTIONS/ARCHIVE/Classifications

Object Maker and Role

Gp Capt J.A.C. Stratton, Author

Production Date

04 March 1945

Content Note

Letter informs Hollinghurst that he has been awarded the Dutch Bronze Lion decoration in connection with the services rendered by 38 Group during Operation Market Garden. Also states that Air Cdre Allen Henry Wheeler has been awarded the Bronze Cross for the same reasons.

Named Collection

Air Chief Marshal Sir Leslie Norman Hollinghurst Collection

Subject Object

Bronze Lion
Bronze Cross

Event

Market, 1944 {See Scope Note}

Subject Concept

1939-1945
Awards, Rewards and Conferred Distinctions

Object Location (C=Cosford, H=Hendon, S=Stafford)

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Department

Archives

Object Number

AC73/23/133

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Air Cdre Allen Wheeler
38 Group (RAF)
ACM Sir Leslie Hollinghurst

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Gp Capt J.A.C. Stratton

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