Telegram to Mrs J H Wilson

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Title

Telegram to Mrs J H Wilson

Description

Telegram to Mrs J H Wilson informing her that her husband Flight Lieutenant/acting Squadron Leader C. H. Wilson is missing.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-03-31

Contributor

Tricia Marshall
David Bloomfield

Rights

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Format

Three photocopies sheets, three page handwritten telegram

Language

Identifier

E[Author]WilsonJH440331

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

[Post Office crest]
POST OFFICE TELEGRAM
[postmark]
11 0 CB/T
O H M S
Priority CC Mrs J H Wilson
2 Kensington Grove Denton
Near Manchester
Deeply regret to inform you that your husband, Flight Lieutenant actg Sqnd /Lr C H Wilson DFC 75996 is missing
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from air operations night [deleted] of [/deleted] 30/31 March 1944 Any further information received will be communicated to you immediately stop Pending receipt of written notification from Air Ministry no confirmation should
[page break]
be given to the press stop
Letter from Commanding officer follows
Sqdn Adjt

Citation

“Telegram to Mrs J H Wilson ,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 24, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/10717.

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