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McCrae Shield Presentation

At 13h00 on the 5th June 2010, at the Memorial de Caen, The Royal British Legion Central Brittany Branch was presented with the McCrae Shield (Recruiting Overseas Branches). The presentation was made by Edward W Hefferman MBE, Overseas Trustee. In beautiful sunny weather he handed the McCrae Shield to branch President, Maj Gen Graham Hollands (Retd), who then handed it to Chairman Rodney Curtis. Jimmy Rowe carried the branch standard.

Mccrae 4Edward Hefferman reads out the citation

Mccrae 2Branch president displays the McCrae Shield while branch chairman shows off the citation

Mccrae 5Edward Hefferman prepares to present the Shield

Mccrae 3Branch president hands over the McCrae Shield to the branch chairman

Mccrae 1The presentation party

Mccrae 6Branch officers and others enjoy lunch in Normandy

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