Letter, Leo Bestall

Bestall (MBE) Leonard Delabere
Production date
Circa 1940

Object detail

Brief Description
A letter dated 26 November from Leo Bestall to his mother. This letter was written on Church Army letterhead which reads: Military Camp, Trentham.

Leo Bestall informs his mother that he will soon be stationed overseas, but will be granted leave from the camp for about 10 days before sailing prior to Christmas.

Although no year is written on the letter, it is likely dates to 1940 as he was based at Trentham during that year.
Production date
Circa 1940
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Letterhead printed in red ink on paper; handwritten in black ink on paper.
Height x Width: 209 x 133mm
Subject date
Circa 1940
Credit line
from the Leo Bestall Collection
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