The Marquess of Linlithgow, Viceroy of India 1936 – 1943, Farewell Dinner Menu


4pp folded thick card menu with curved corners, USC monogram beneath imperial crown embossed in gold at head of front cover [United Services Club]. The inner pages have the dinner menu printed to the left side and the wine list to the right. The rear page has the list of officers attending. Maj Gen N M Wilson, DSO, OBE presided over approximately 150 other officers and gentlemen, including 13 other general officers. There is slight damage to the first page. This Simla dinner was a little premature as the Viceroy’s period in office was extended because of the war.  Sold November 2nd

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