Airmail letter, Bernard Madden

Production date
20 Mar 1945

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Airmail letter from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 20 March 1945.

Bernard writes about still being quartered in hospital with the same diet and confinement to bed, weather in the area, receiving a pay raise, taking leave in the near future and not hearing anything back from the medical board about his discharge yet.

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.
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Media/Materials description
Printed, handwritten and stamped ink on paper.
Unfolded: Height x Width: 245 x 195mm
Subject date
Mar 1945
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gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/143, 89321
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