Certificate wallet

Object number

LDVAL 2005.32.2

Date

c. 1943 – 1955

Description

RAF form 3884 A. Wallet for RAF Inoculation and Vaccination certificates. 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. His service finished on 25.04.55, after which time he entered the RAF Reserve for part-time service.

Physical description

Green card wallet, sealed on three sides. Printed front and back, and completed in pen on front. Has a notch cut out of right hand side for easy removal of papers contained within.

Condition

Good

Type

Wallet

Size

Whole length: 116mm
width: 80mm

Collection type

Social history

Inscription

Inscription Printed and written On front: ROYAL AIR FORCE / INOCULATION AND VACCINATION / CERTIFICATES / NAME Morbey, R.S. / OFFICIAL NUMBER 2587545 RANK l.a.c / THESE CERTIFICATES ARE TO BE CARRIED AT ALL TIMES ON THE PERSON OF THE OWNER WHILE TRAVELLING.

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1650 (2005-09-21)

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Gallery

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