Airmail letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Production date
20 Feb 1945

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Airmail letter and envelope from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 20 February 1945.

a) Bernard writes about feeling better, his kidneys recovering, a strict diet he has been put on, receiving mail from home, a rail strike in New Zealand and Bill returning to his regiment.

Addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Includes a censor's stamp and postal stamp.

b) Envelope entitled: On His Majesty's Service/Airgraph Message/New Zealand Post Office.
Collection
Production place
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Printed ink on paper.
Measurements
Height x Width: 140 x 109mm
Height x Width: 95 x 125mm
Subject date
Feb 1945
Display location
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/140
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/140
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/140, 89315
Accession number
2013/65/140

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