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Certificate - Disabled, Private Edward Barrasford, Queens Royal West Surrey Regiment, 16 Jan 1919 Reg. No: ST 040352
- Disabled certificate, World War I. Awarded to Pte Edward Barrasford, service no. 69632, Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment, on the occasion of his honourable discharge on 16 January 1919.
The Queen's suffered heavy losses in several battles during World War I.
- Certificate printed in black and red on off-white paper. Depicts allegorical Brittania, seated, holding a sword, shield and flag, looking at two soldiers standing in front of her. The image sits within a decorative frame, topped with the British coat of arms.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Father John Morton, 1985
|Tagged with:||world war i 1914-1918, military memorabilia, disability organisations, allegorical art, coats of arms|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Inscriptions:||Hand-written: '69632 Private Edward K.A. Barrasford. / The Queens' Royal West Surrey Regiment.'
Printed and hand-written: 'Served with honour and was disabiled in the Great War. / Honourably discharged on 16th January 1919 / George R.J.'
|Organisation Symbolised:||Queens Royal West Surrey Regiment, United Kingdom, 16 Jan 1919|
|Awarded To:||Private Edward Barrasford - Queens Royal West Surrey Regiment, 16 Jan 1919|