The Prince of Wales greets the boys of Sherborne School on 19 July 1923

The Prince of Wales greets the boys of Sherborne School

80 years ago, on 20 January 1936, King George V died and his son Edward VIII succeeded to the throne.  Edward’s reign was to last just 10 months.  As Prince of Wales, Edward VIII visited Sherborne School in 1923.

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Posted 18 January 2016 by Sherborne School Archives.