Daventry & District Wings for Victory Week framed painting



Daventry & District Wings for Victory Week framed painting

Painting by Rosemary Wooldridge aged 15 for the Womans Junior Air Corps of Daventry in 1940-1941. Rosemary's father was Leaonard G Wooldridge who was Mayor of Daventry in 1933-1934. Wings for Victory was a charitable cause during World War 2. The painting records the amount raised for the charity, it starts at 50,000 and reaches over 160,000, pounds presumably.

Image related to item 2021.31
Image related to item 2021.31
Record number:2021.31
Simple name:womans junior air corps fundraising painting
Classification term:Voices
Period:20th century
Date:1940 1941
Associated person:Wooldridge, Rosemary
Associated organisation:Wings for Victory