Airmail Letter, Bernard Madden

Production date
04 Oct 1941
Current rights
Public Domain

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Airmail letter from Bernard Madden to his family from Egypt dated 4 October 1941.

Bernard talks about how he is still in the same part of the desert but is expecting to meet Pat Madden and Gordon Madden next week, the arrival of a large shipment of mail from New Zealand, a visit to Cairo to buy Christmas gifts, asks after family members and says thanks for stamps sent by Ray. Postscript mentions censoring of last letter.

Printed on airmail letter card with post stamp torn off and censor stamp present.
Collection
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten and printed ink on paper.
Measurements
Height x Width: 195 x 250mm
Subject date
Oct 1941
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/13
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/13
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/13, 88799
Accession number
2013/65/13

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