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TITLE
Certificate of service
EXTERNAL ID
Z_PC_WGORDON3_004_032
PERIOD
1930s; 1940s
SOURCE
W Gordon
ASSET ID
8425
KEYWORDS
army documents
certificate of service
World War II
British Army
Certificate of service

This image shows page 7 of a certificate of service. The certificate was issued to John Cameron Gordon of the Royal Signals, enlisted on the 21st July 1936. Certificates of service, issued to every British soldier, held details such as army number, rank, record of service, certificates of transfers and discharge, record of education and previous service.

Page 7 shows a record of a soldier's attainments, involvement in campaigns and medals gained. An entry shows Signalman Gordon to have passed a swimming test.

After the war years, John Gordon went on to become the proprietor of the music shop, 'The Record Rendezvous', located at Church Street, Inverness.

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Certificate of service

1930s; 1940s

army documents; certificate of service; World War II; British Army

W Gordon

Winnie Gordon (documents)

This image shows page 7 of a certificate of service. The certificate was issued to John Cameron Gordon of the Royal Signals, enlisted on the 21st July 1936. Certificates of service, issued to every British soldier, held details such as army number, rank, record of service, certificates of transfers and discharge, record of education and previous service.<br /> <br /> Page 7 shows a record of a soldier's attainments, involvement in campaigns and medals gained. An entry shows Signalman Gordon to have passed a swimming test.<br /> <br /> After the war years, John Gordon went on to become the proprietor of the music shop, 'The Record Rendezvous', located at Church Street, Inverness.