Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Production date
Oct 1941
Current rights
Public Domain

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Letter and envelope from Bernard Madden to his family from Egypt dated October 1941.

a) Bernard writes about still being posted in the desert, temperatures as high as 120 degrees Fahrenheit, meeting a number of individuals from the Napier area, a lack of mail from home, priests at the camp, sports activities at the camp, hopes that the war will be over by 1942 and asks about the family.

b) Envelope is addressed to Mrs M Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Includes a censors stamp and postage stamp.
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Media/Materials description
Handwritten and printed ink on paper.
Measurements
Height x Width: 275 x 205mm
Height x Width: 115 x 153mm
Subject date
Oct 1941
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/15
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/15
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/15
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/15
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/15
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/15, 88800
Accession number
2013/65/15

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