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HISTORY & MONARCHY

 

 

 

  Rama V eulogy at Naval Academy

 

Thailand

When King Rama V in 1906 presided over the opening ceremony of the Royal Thai Naval Academy, he wrote a eulogy in the school's visitors' book.

 

The eulogy was later engraved on a stone slab and placed in a niche, adjascent to the riverfront gate at Thonburi Palace (fig.).

See also POSTAGE STAMP.

 

  Rama V eulogy at Naval Academy