Matron Marion Edith Bolton

Mrs Marion Edith Bolton, matron of the Sir Robert Jeffery’s Homes, Mottingham receives George Medal

Mottingham George Medallist

Mrs Marion Edith Bolton, matron of the Sir Robert Jeffery’s Homes, Mottingham, received from the King, as a recent investiture at Buckingham Palace, the George Medal which she was awarded for her bravery in rescuing two aged women from a fire at the Homes caused by enemy action.

Mrs Bolton was accompanied by her father and sister.  Her son is serving in the Middle East with the R.A.F.

Mrs Marion Edith Bolton, matron of the Sir Robert Jeffery’s Homes, Mottingham receives George Medal

Source:
Bromley & District Times, 8th  August, 1941 (pg 6)

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