Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Madden, Bernard Oswald Joseph
Production date
29 Nov 1942
Current rights
Public Domain
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Brief Description
Letter from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 29 November 1942.

a) Bernard writes about Bill sewing on stripes to his battle dress in a hut the two share, frequent drills and route marches, games of football, receiving mail and parcels from New Zealand, wondering about what Christmas presents to buy the family, asking after individuals back home and sends well wishes to the entire family.

b) Envelope is addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier. Includes a censor's stamp and postage stamp.
Production date
29 Nov 1942
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Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten, stamped and printed ink on paper.
Height x Width: 200 x 127mm
Height x Width: 100 x 152mm
Subject date
Nov 1942
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/67, 89017
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