Replica Royal Humane Society Certificate

Alfred French was the first lifeguard at Tooting Bathing Lake. On 5 August 1907 he is known to have saved a man from drowning. Some reports say he saved two men. Later that year he was awarded a certificate on parchment from the Royal Humane Society. This is a replica of what his certificate may have looked like. Click on Royal Humane Society below to see a list of other people connected with the pool who also received bravery awards.

Replica Royal Humane Society Certificate
Date of origination  ? c.2000
Date of upload  ?
Submitted by Janet Smith
Scope & content Digital only
File format.  ? JPG image
Tags Alfred French, Royal Humane Society
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