Facsimile letter signed by King George V that accompanied the bronze commemorative plaque issued to bereaved families, 1922
This was sent to Ethel Ottley, the widow of Percy Ottley of 1st/14th (County of London) Battalion, The London Regiment (London Scottish), who was killed in action at Bourlon Wood on 23 November 1917 during the Battle of Cambrai.
From a collection of service papers, photographs and documents relating to the death in action of Pte Percy Crofts Ottley, London Scottish on 23 Nov 1917.
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National Army Museum, Study collection