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Certificate - Despatch Notice

From the Collection of Red Cliffs Military Museum Jamieson Ave Red Cliffs Victoria

Photocopy of original certificate of despatch
22cm W x 18cm H
Object Registration
1918, moore, joseph, world, war, 1, despatch, field, marsh, sir, douglas, haig, ioffice, 1914 1918
Historical information
Is one of 4 certificates framed together in a frame 55cm W x 55cm H
belonging to Bdr. Joesph Moore.
When Made
(estimated); 1918
Inscriptions & Markings
The War of 1914-1918/
Australian Imperial Force/ 1272 Gnr. (A.Bomdr.) J. Moore, 51st By Field Artilery./ was mentioned in a despatch from/Field Marshal Sir Douglas Haig. KT., G.C.B., G.C.V.O., K.C.J.E./ dated 7th April 1918/ for gallant and distinguished services in the Field/ I have it in Command from the King to record His Majesty's/ high aprreciation of the services rendered. (indecipherable signature)/ Secretary of State for War.
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3 Mar 2017 at 10:08AM