Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Production date
12 Oct 1941

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Letter and envelope from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 12 October 1941.

a) Bernard writes about sending mail and gifts home for Christmas, a trip to Cairo with Bill and meeting cousin Pat, having football matches at camp, weather in the area, sending letters to himself and brother Pat, insurance policies, silk stockings, descriptions of Ramadan, a magic trick while eating at a restaurant and well wishes for the entire family.

Written on YMCA Maadi Hut/On Active Service letterhead.

b) Envelope addressed to Mrs P Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Includes a postage stamp and censor's stamp.
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed and stamped ink on paper.
Height x Width: 280 x 220mm
Height x Width: 100 x 152mm
Subject date
Oct 1941
Display location
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/14, 89109
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