Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Madden, Bernard Oswald Joseph
Production date
13 Nov 1943
Current rights
Public Domain
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Brief Description
Letter and envelope from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 13 November 1943.

a) Bernard writes about receiving mail from home, Ray being shipped off to a Pacific island, reassuring his mother that the POW camp Pat was in was being guarded by Germans and was in good condition, a football match between New Zealander's and South Africans, Bob going on a weeks leave, Dick and O'Rourke staying in camp and attending a concert by Geraldo.

b) Envelope is addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Includes a postage stamp and censor's stamp. Written on YMCA/Active Service letterhead.
Production date
13 Nov 1943
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Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed, handwritten and stamped ink on paper.
Height x Width: 210 x 165mm
Height x Width: 100 x 152mm
Subject date
Nov 1943
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/95, 89182
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