Name/Titlephoto negative - BEM award to Sergeant George B Brookes
About this objectLetter from King George VI to Sergeant George Bernard Brookes RAF(VR) presenting him with the British Empire Medal. This was awarded in the 1946 New Year's Honours List.
In September 1980 RAF Biggin Hill gathered together a collection of photographs from museums, commercial and private individuals to mount an exhibition to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain. The collection was passed on to Bob Ogley when the RAF withdrew from Biggin Hill.
This photograph is part of the Bob Ogley Photograph Collection.
Place MadeRAF Biggin Hill
MakerKing George Vl
Medium and Materials1: photographic negative
Measurements1: H 115 mm x W 95 mm
2: H 185 mm x W 145 mm
Subject and Association KeywordsKing George Vl
Subject and Association KeywordsBritish Empire Medal
Subject and Association KeywordsBEM
Subject and Association Keywords1946 New Year's Honours List
Subject and Association KeywordsBrookes, George Bernard