Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Production date
26 Dec 1942
Current rights
Public Domain

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Letter from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 26 December 1942.

a) Bernard talks about the long trip his unit has taken, Christmas dinner being served in the desert, receiving mail from home, meeting Howard Painter, an open air Mass and communion, Bill leaving for another gun crew in the same company and well wishes for the family.

b) Envelope is addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier. Includes three censor's stamps, a censor's sticker and postage stamp. Signed by Bernard Madden acknowledging terms of sending post.
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Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten, stamped and printed ink on paper.
Measurements
Height x Width: 200 x 127mm
Height x Width: 100 x 152mm
Subject date
Dec 1942
Display location
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/68
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/68
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/68
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/68
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/68
Other number(s)
2013/65/68, 89018
Accession number
2013/65/68

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