Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Madden, Bernard Oswald Joseph
Production date
12 Oct 1942
Current rights
Public Domain
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Brief Description
Letter and envelope from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 12 October 1942.

a) Bernard writes about an uneventful week, storms in the region, Bill and himself being on the unit surf team, a possible trip to Jerusalem, an update on multiple individuals, flooding during another storm, Bill asking for a transfer to the railways and taking a trip out of camp with a camera to take pictures of the area for a photograph album.

Written on YMCA, National Patriotic Fund Board/Active Service letterhead.

b) Envelope addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Includes a censor's stamp and postage stamp. Signed by Bernard Madden acknowledging terms of sending post.
Production date
12 Oct 1942
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Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten, stamped and printed ink on paper.
Height x Width: 220 x 140mm
Height x Width: 100 x 152mm
Subject date
Oct 1942
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/60, 88994
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