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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

Brigadier General Edmund W Hill presents a check to Air Vice Marshall Stevenson. RAF. Image stamped on reverse: 'Confidential.' [stamp], 'Passed for publication 29 Sept 1943.' [stamp] and '36308.' [Censor no.] Printed caption on reverse: 'ETO-NID-WBS-43-1029-OGWA-SEPT 26, 1943. Brigadier General Edmund W Hill, commanding General US Forces in Northern Ireland, (left) presents a check of one hundred and ninety three pounds, seven shillings and eight pence to Air Vice Marshall Stevenson, Royal Air Force. The donation was from US Forces stationed in Northern Ireland to the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund. The Proceeds were from an American baseball game played in Northern Ireland 14 August 1943. Presentation check from US Forces in Northern Ireland to the Royal Air Forces Benevolent Fund, Location, City Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland.'

Locations

  • Belfast

    Military site : non-airfield
    An Eighth Air Force Composite Command base.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:19 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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