Oct 072013
 

WLA-Congratulatory-letter-from-WLA-Patron-Queen-Elizabeth-consort-of-King-George-VI-to-long-service-land-girl-30-Nov-1950

PDF WLA Congratulatory Letter from WLA Patron, Queen Elizabeth (Consort of King George VI) to long Service Land Girl, Elizabeth Mary Blair Day, 30th November 1950

This was only issued to land girls who applied to receive one at the time they left the Women’s Land Army in the period from the end of the war in 1945 up to November 1950. It was written as an initiative of the Patron of the WLA, the then Queen Elizabeth (consort of King George VI, and later known, after 1952, as the Queen Mother).

Source: Stuart Antrobus