Letter from Ian Wynn to his wife

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Title

Letter from Ian Wynn to his wife

Description

He writes about needing some clean pyjamas. Mentions he has not been operating since he arrived at RAF Grimsby but in addition, he has not been able to get out. Catches up with family news.

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1943-03-20

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Format

two page handwritten letter

Language

Identifier

EWynnIAWynnKXX0320

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

Waltham
Saturday 20th March.

My Darling,
Just a line in haste to let you know that I have received your letters OK, (but I am [underlined] urgently [/underlined] in need of [underlined] pygamas [sic] [/underlined]) You should have had mine before Friday anyway. You remember that last parcel I sent to you? Well I have a similar one to come at any time now. Ill [sic] send it with my Dirty Pygamas [sic] So hurry up with my clean ones please because these are awful.
Well dearest I have not operated since we have been here yet but at the same time have not been out much to have a look round. I will let you have the full details as soon as I can get organised.

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I am pleased to hear the boys are O.K & that you [sic] face is getting normal. I wonder what it is like to go to bed with a toothless hag.
The weather has been marvellous up to the last hr or so here & it has clouded over now though. Almost summer weather really.
Well my love I must scoot now. I wrote to aunt Jessie & Rex & Glents the night before last. [underlined] quite [/underlined] a big effort for me was that.
Cheerio darling but I wish you were here
All my love dearest
Yours ever,
[underlined] Ian [/underlined]

Collection

Citation

Ian Archer Wynn, “Letter from Ian Wynn to his wife,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 14, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/11824.

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