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Flying Squadron (framed) and F.W. H. Ottzenn award, Member of the British Empire.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0329

Scope and Contents

F. W. H. Ottzenn's Award- Order of the British Empire. 1 framed document. Framed document-awarding membership in the Order of the British Empire to Colonel Friedrich Wilhelm Hans Ottzenn, Nov. 12, 1945. Ottzenn was a resident of Knoxville from 1945 until his death in 1971. The award contains a signature that is possibly written by King George VI. A photocopy of an article from The Knoxville Journal, July 25, 1948, concerning the presentation of the award + a photocopy of Mrs. Ottzenn's obituary are taped onto the back of the frame. In same box: The Flying Squadron framed photograph. 1 pc. The Flying Squadron, Bate Dem. Knox Co., Aug. 4, 1904" is written along the bottom of the black/white panoramic photograph.

Dates

  • 1945-1948

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

1 box

Title
Flying Squadron (framed) and F.W. H. Ottzenn award, Member of the British Empire.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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