County: County Durham
Issued on: Return
Date of presentation: Abt. 19/04/1901
Number issued: 1


Gold albert & appendage, suitably inscribed, to:

5th Field Company, Royal Engineers (Reserve) –
24111 Sapper George HEWISON

Presentation made by Brother Roberts, on behalf of the Society of House and Ship Painters and Decorators, at the Douglas Hotel, South Shields.


Shields Daily Gazette, 20/04/1901
Shields Daily Gazette, 20th April 1901

SOCIETY OF HOUSE AND SHIP PAINTERS AND DECORATORS. – A most successful smoker was held at the Douglas Hotel, South Shields, under the auspices of the above society, a capital programme of vocal and instrumental music being rendered. During the evening Brother Roberts presented on behalf of the members of the society a splendid gold albert and appendage, suitably inscribed, to Brother G. HEWISON, who has been doing his duty as a reservist with his regiment in South Africa.



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