Certificate of vaccination

Object number

LDVAL 2005.32.3

Date

c. 1943 – 1955

Description

RAF form F.Med.101. Form of certificate prescribed by the International Sanitary Regulations. International Certificate of Vaccination of revaccination against smallpox. Belonged to Ronald Stanley Morbey, L.A.C. (Leading Aircraftman) of 20 Osborne Square, Dagenham. Born 27.02.33, Ronald Morbey was a Compositor when he singed up for National Service with the Air force on 8th April 1953, where he was a wireless operator at Melksham. His service finished on 25.04.55, after which time he entered the RAF Reserve for part-time service.

Physical description

Paper form folded in half and printed throughout in black ink. Front page has spaces to be completed regarding patients details. The inner pages are divided into blocks for stamping when vaccination has taken place. The back page contains rules and notes relating to completion of the form.

Condition

Good

Type

Certificate

Size

Whole length: 164mm
width: 105mm

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Printed and written On front: FORM OF CERTIFICATE PRESCRIBED BY THE INTERNATIONAL / SANITARY REGULATIONS. // INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATE OF VACCINATION / OR REVACCINATION AGAINST SMALLPOX // THIS IS TO CERTIFY THAT / NUMBER 2587545 RANK ac2 / NAME Morbey Ronald Stanley / DATE OF BIRTH 27 feb 1933 SEX male / WHOSE SIGNATURE FOLLOWS / r.s. morbey / HAS ON THE DATE INDICATED OVERLEAF BEEN VACCINATED OR REVACCINATED AGAINST SMALLPOX.

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1650 (2005-09-21)

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Metadata
Start datec. 1943
End date1955
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeCertificate
Collection typeSocial history