Auction Date: 4/03/2020 at 10am
Autograph – William Frederick Stone (1900-2009) WWI Veteran Hand Written Signed Letter - Mr Stone was the Uk’s last surviving veteran from both the First and Second World Wars aged 108. From 1922-1924 he served on HMS Hood and took part in the round-the-world Empire Cruise. During the Second World War as Chief Stoker on HMS Salamander, Mr Stone took part in the evacuation of Dunkirk, making five trips to pick up troops from the beaches. Hand written letter with image to top left, in ink, measures 21x27cm approx.