MC:P2/4/3X Other SOE and SFC-related ephemera after 1945
MC:P2/4/3X/1 Jun 1957
Set of French postage stamps commemorating heroes of the Resistance, which was sent to Dodds-Parker after his help in the “Croix de Lorraine” ceremonies on 14–16 Jun 1957.
MC:P2/4/3X/2 23 Nov 1966
Programme for a Commemorative Evening in memory of General Tadeusz Bor-Komorowski, who was a leader in the Polish Resistance.
MC:P2/4/3X/3 13 Nov 1977
Order of Service for a Service of Thanksgiving and Commemoration for the Women’s Transport Service (F.A.N.Y.).
MC:P2/4/3X/4 3 Nov 1983
Programme of events for the visit of H.M. the Queen Mother to the Imperial War Museum to attend a Special Forces Club reception.
MC:P2/4/3X/5 29 Mar 1984
Invitation to a special preview of the Cabinet War Rooms.
MC:P2/4/3X/6 5 Jun 1984
Invitations to the unveiling of a blue plaque erected in memory of General de Gaulle at 4 Carlton Gardens.
MC:P2/4/3X/7 8 May 1985
Order of Service to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the end of World War II in Westminster Abbey.
Poster commemorating the 45th anniversary of General de Gaulle’s appeal on 18 Jun 1940 to the French people.
MC:P2/4/3X/9 Apr–Jun 1993
Papers (including an invitation, and memoirs of de Gaulle by Dodds-Parker) concerning the unveiling of a statue of General de Gaulle in London by Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother [13 items].
MC:P2/4/3X/10 Feb 1996
Papers on the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the Special Forces Club, which included a reception and dinner at the Imperial War Museum, attended by the Princess Royal, and the unveiling of a memorial plaque in Westminster Abbey by the Queen Mother. Items include invitations, seating plans, orders of service, and a special booklet to commemorate the events [10 items].
MC:P2/4/3X/11 Jun 1996
Booklet listing the names of all members of SOE who died on active service.
MC:P2/4/3X/12 19 Jun 1996
Leaflet on the visit of the Princess Royal to the Women’s Transport Service (FANY), with some notes by Dodds-Parker.
Box containing four medallions depicting scenes from the Allied invasion of Europe, which were cast at Arromanches to mark the 50th anniversary of D-Day.
Box containing a medallion struck to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the war of liberation in Italy.
Box containing a medallion struck to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Associazione nazionale fra Mutilati ed Invalidi di Guerra.
MC:P2/4/3X/16 Spring 2001
Copy of the Gazette of the FANY, which mentions Dodds-Parker.
Copies of the Winter 2000/1 and Autumn 2001 issues of the Guards Magazine, which contain articles by Dodds-Parker on his war experiences.
Plaque presented to Dodds-Parker by the Pentagon in recognition of his services to NATO and CIOR
MC:P2/4/3X/19 25 Oct 1997
Order of Service for Service of Thanksgiving for the 90th anniversary of the Women’s Transport Service (FANY), the Guards Chapel, London.
MC:P2/4/3X/20 Spring 1999
Copy of the FANY Gazette, Vol. 16 no. 6, which includes an interview with Dodds-Parker to mark his 90th birthday.
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