40’s

The Scout Service Programme (of Alan Hersey) for the 1st May 1949 service at St Georges Chapel, Windsor.

 

Alan Hersey’s King Scout Certificate

 

 

The 9 GX scouts who obtained the King’s Scout Badge, outside the Scout HQ when it was behind St James Church in Gerrards Cross.From left to right is   1 – ? 2 – ? 3 – Nick Wicks, 4 – ? 5 -Alan Hersey 6 – Peter Smith 7 – ? 8 – ? 9 – ?

 

 

 

 

 

1st May 1949 – Princess Elizabeth took the salute at the annual parade of Boy Scouts held at Windsor Castle. Scouts from all parts of Britain march from the parade ground to attend their special service in St George’s Chapel.