Letter, Governor-General B C Freyburg

Government House (Wellington)
Freyberg, Bernard
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Documents relating to Leo Bestall's nomination and invesiture for an M B E honour

a) A letter from the Governor - General, B C Freyberg dated 16 May 1949 inviting Bestall to submit his name for an M B E honour. Typed on letterhead which features the Government House insignia. Addressed to L D Bestall, Esquire, M B E, Lighthouse Road, Napier.

b) A memorandum for recipients which is printed on paper with the Government House insignia detailing the schedule of the investiture ceremony and procedures. The ceremony was held at Government House Wellington, 5 October 1949.
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Black ink on paper.
Height x Width: 266 x 204mm
Height x Width: 344 x 216mm
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from the Leo Bestall Collection
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