Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Production date
01 Feb 1942

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Letter from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 1 February 1942.

a) Bernard writes about sending letters home, receiving news about Pat Madden from an individual who was taken prisoner with him, receiving a large volume of letters from home and visiting the races.

Written on Church Army letterhead. Censored on first page in multiple places.

b) The envelope is addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Includes censors stamp and postage stamp. Printed on Church Army letterhead.
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten, printed and stamped ink on paper.
Height x Width: 220 x 140mm
Height x Width: 110 x 150mm
Subject date
Feb 1942
Display location
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/28, 88830
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