Red Cross 2013 Commemorative Stamp by Thailand

March 29th, 2013

This year Thai Red Cross stamp collection illustrates a royal portrait of H.M. King Chulalongkorn (Rama V), who set up the Siamese Red Cross Society, and Her Majesty Queen Srisavarindira, the Queen Grandmother of Thailand, who was appointed by the King as the "Mother of the Society", and has been listed in the UNESCO Calendar of Anniversaries of the Great Personalities and Historic Events.

This is to honor both H.M. the King and H.M. the Queen and mark the 120th Anniversary of the Thai Red Cross society and the 160th Birthday Anniversary of H.M. King Rama V.