Airmail letter, Bernard Madden

Production date
16 Dec 1944

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Airmail letter from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 16 December 1944.

Bernard writes about having to have the operation on his hernia before Christmas rather than afterwards as planned, a description of the hospital and surrounding area and meeting Lieutenant Colonel Spring.

Written on Air Letter folded paper. Includes a censor's stamp, postal stamp and 3 pence postage stamp.
Collection
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed, stamped and handwritten ink on paper.
Measurements
Unfolded: Height x Width: 200 x 245mm
Subject date
Dec 1944
Display location
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/132
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/132
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/132
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/132, 89268
Accession number
2013/65/132

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