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Framed Print - Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

From the Collection of Wangaratta RSL Sub Branch 1 Victoria Parade Wangaratta Victoria

Description
Brown ridged timber frame containing print of lady wearing evening dress and a tiara standing beside floral display on pedestal table.
Size
39.5cm W x 52cm L
Object Registration
296.1
Keywords
queen elizabeth ii
Historical information
The Queen's relationship with the Armed Forces began when, as Princess Elizabeth, she joined the Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS) in 1945, becoming the first female member of the Royal Family to join the Armed Services as a full-time active member. During her time in the ATS, the Princess learnt to drive and to maintain vehicles
Significance
The Queen has a long and close relationship with the Armed Forces, both in the United Kingdom and in the Commonwealth. As Sovereign, The Queen is Head of the Armed Forces, and is also the wife, mother and grandmother of individuals having served in the Forces.
Inscriptions & Markings
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Last updated
3 May 2019 at 3:42PM