Airmail letter, Bernard Madden

Madden, Bernard Oswald Joseph
Production date
10 Mar 1945
Current rights
Public Domain
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Brief Description
Airmail letter from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 10 March 1945.

Bernard writes about receiving news from home with the news that Batt O'Rourke had died, his papers being sent in to the medical board for a discharge, putting on weight, food at the hospital, sending birthday greetings to his father, Patrick J Madden, receiving multiple lots of mail and Patrick being moved around Germany to a new prison camp as the Red Army advances.

Addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Includes a postage stamp, censor's stamp and 3 pence postal stamp.
Production date
10 Mar 1945
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Media/Materials description
Printed, handwritten and stamped ink on paper.
Height x Width: 245 x 195mm
Subject date
Mar 1945
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/142, 89320
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