Collection KOM - Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw medals

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Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw medals


  • 1970-2000s (Creation)

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7 items (6 medals, 1 chain)

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Dame Kathleen Mary Ollerenshaw, née Timpson, DBE (1 October 1912 – 10 August 2014), British mathematician, politician, Lord Mayor of Manchester (1975-1976), Chairman of the RNCM Joint Committee and RNCM Court (1972-1986).

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Deposited with the RNCM Archives by Dame Ollerenshaw's family in 2015

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Medals given to Dame Katherine Ollerenshaw (1912-2014), Chair of the RNCM Court and RNCM Companion. Includes: Lord Mayor of Manchester 1975-1976; Freedowm of the City 1984; Dame Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire 1970; Commander Cross of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem; Dame Grand Cross of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem; Order of the British Empire; minature sash pin for OBE and Order of St. John. Also includes small blue badge inscribed "AEHCOBET", it is unknown what this if for. Includes one chain. Currently on display.

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RobertH2, 10/02/2015




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