The War Office
13th September, 1945.
Monsieur Lazare Racheline, O.B.E.
I am instructed to inform you that His Majesty the King has been graciously pleased to approve your appointment as an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (Civil) (Hon.) for services in France during the enemy occupation, under Foreign Office authority, 476/246 G.
You will receive notification in regard to your Investiture in due course.
I am, Sir, Your obedient servant,
L.A.L. Humphreys, Lt. Col.