Letter from Buckingham Palace

In the fall of 1983 I wrote to the Queen of England. I was nine. After several months I received this in return.

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Front of envelope, postmarked January 31, 1984. Interestingly, Wexford was shortened to Wex.img.094

Back of envelope with the royal coat of arms of the United Kingdom.img.095The Lady-in-Waiting was Kathryn Dugdale who served the Queen from 1955, when she took up her first appointment as a Woman of the Bedchamber, until her retirement in 2002. Lady Dugdale died in 2004.

SM

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