Dr. Elsie Inglis NURSE DAISY COLES General Francis Earl Johnston Funeral MEMORIAL PLAQUE
On one side are six photographic images of people killed:
Commander Lord Abinger - Royal Naval Volunteers. Info. Commander Shelley Leopold Laurence Scarlett.
Captain W. H. Eve - Hussars. Info. William Henry, of The Cottage, Marnhull, Dorset.
Dr. Elsie Inglis - Founded Scottish Women's Hospitals. Info. She died on 26 Nov 1917, the day after she arrived back in the UK from Eastern Europe (Bessarabia), at the Station Hotel, Newcastle on Tyne.
Nurse Daisy Coles - Voluntary Aid Detachment. Info. of Edinburgh.
Major E. A. De Rothschild - Yeomanry. Info. Evelyn Achille de Rothschild.
Major V. Fleming DSO MP - Yeomanry. Info. Valentine Fleming.
On the other side of the page are two photographic images:
The Funeral in France of General Francis Earl Johnston.
Memorial bronze plaque for presentation to the next of kin of those killed in the Great War; a design by Mr E. Carter Preston.
Provenance: The Great War - Amalgamated Press. c1918. The Great War series was published between 1914 and c1919. Sleekburnc.
There is incomplete text to both sides of the page; although interesting it does not necessarily relate to the images. A full page from a publication, as the date and provenance states, and not a modern reproduction. The page measures approx. overall 315 x 225 mm (12.25 x 8.75 inches). It is printed on both sides. There is a some age yellowing with handling marks to the edges. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope. "Info.” in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. Reference resource historical research material WW1. GW 5 (542 )17Apr2016
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