Airmail letter, Bernard Madden

Production date
16 Feb 1942

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Airmail letter from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 16 February 1942.

Bernard talks about the mail service slowing down, financial situation, the weather and return of pests to Egypt, meeting other individuals from home, a scheme to send POW's parcels and Bill's father being an air-raid warden.

Addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Written on Air Mail Letter Card. Includes a censor's stamp, postage stamp and 3 pence stamp.
Collection
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Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten, printed and stamped ink on paper.
Measurements
Height x Width: 194 x 250mm
Subject date
Feb 1942
Display location
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/30, 88841
Accession number
2013/65/30

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