This patriotic handkerchief was produced in the United Kingdom during World War II. It commemorates the the Royal Air Force's involvement in Battle of Britain, an a four month mission to protect Britain from German aerial attacks, during 1940.

It belonged to Emily Hannah Francis, of Garden City, and was part of a collection of 145 souvenir and commemorative handkerchiefs put together by Emily, sent to her by pen friends from around the world, up to her death in 1943.

Physical Description

Square cloth handkerchief with a design printed on the front.

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