Reference : V-P-PER-E-00794
Date : 09/12/1964
Country/Region : UNITED KINGDOM
Caption : Londres. Assemblée de la Croix-Rouge britannique. Décernement du "Certificate of Honour (class I)" à Léopold Boissier, président du CICR (1955-1964).
Photographer : s.n.
Person appearing :
BOISSIER, Léopold (president, ICRC)
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication subject to restrictions
Copyright : ICRC archives (ARR)
Description : At the British Red Cross Society's Council Meeting, at 14, Grosvenor Crescent, in the presence of The Duke of Gloucester, The Princess Royal and The Princess Alexandra, the Society's highest award was presented to Monsieur Leopold Boissier.
This award, the Certificate of Honour (class I), is given in recognition of exceptional service to the Red Cross. It was instituted in 1938 and is limited to twenty five holders at any one time.
Original material : print
Resolution : 2564x3500
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : black and white