By: Group Captain Sir Louis Leisler Greig K.B.E., C.V.O.
CAMBRIDGE ENGLAND, 1920
Seller ID: 000914
Condition: Very Good
On offer is an original manuscript letter written on the private stationery of the Royal Family in 1920 by a Royal Air Force officer who was a close friend and aide to Prince Albert, the future King George VI. This man would eventually become Group Captain Sir Louis Leisler Greig K.B.E., C.V.O. He had an extraordinary life having served as a naval surgeon before transferring to the Royal Marines in 1914. He was captured that year, and spent 8 months as a Prisoner of War before being released in a prisoner exchange. He later entered the Royal Air Force with his friend Prince Albert. They remai... View More...