Dad’s War - Miscellaneous Items
“ For King and Empire - Services Rendered ”
“ R E M E ”
“ R.E.M.E. “
Picture caption says:
“ 51st Highland Division Provost Company - June 1942 “.
I think Dad’s on it but I’m not sure as I can’t pick him out. The only face that I think could be him (second row from the top and third from the right) is half hidden so I can’t be certain.
Small doll (about 6 inches long) dressed in REME uniform possibly made by Mum.
Portrait of dad - date in top corner states “11/44” (November 1944?). Drawn in charcoal on the back of a description of “Lady Orpen And Child” by Sir William Orpen, K.B.E., R.A.
1st Airbourne Division
Var Frelsers Kirke Oslo
Sunday, May 27, 1945
The eight page program indicates that “The Lesson - I Chronicles 29. 10-15, 17-20 was read by Major-General R. E. Urquhart, C. B., D.S.O., G.O.C. 1st Airborne Division.
Standing Orders For Drivers Of
Mechanical Vehicles (Wheeled)
And Motor Cyclists
Written on top, outside:
No 7684338 L/cpl. Kerr J.W. C.M.POLICE
Driver’s Name: KERR J. W.
Regiment or Corps: CORPS of MILITARY POLICE
Address of Driver’s Unit:
Postal 51st (H) DIVISIONAL PROVOST COMPANY
Written on the bottom are details of the bike:
B.S.A. W.D.No. 4172800. (SOLO) 500cc
06 April, 2010
Fri 28 Sep 2007
Wed 12 Sep 2007