Part of letter to David Donaldson from his mother

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Part of letter to David Donaldson from his mother

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Catches up with family news and mentions health issue. Congratulates him on squadron leader.

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Two page handwritten letter

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EDonaldsonFIDonaldsonDW[Date]-04

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underlined] Tel Twyford 2284 [/underlined]
Brambridge Park
Bishopstoke
Hants
Dearest Dave
our letters crossed so I will send you another note, Ian's address, the only one we have at present is – L.A.C. I. Donaldson 1602998 [inserted] R.A.F. [deleted] ( [/deleted] c/o/. C.R.A.F. Ottawa, Canada, he said that that was the only address he could give at present & that was written about a month ago, just an airgraph.
I am so sorry about the boils, why did they [word deleted] send you to a hospital as an outpatient, I agree with you it is most undignified a full blown Squadron Leader on which point congratulations – I'm sure Eliza would be very pleased to be your
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daughter's godmother, if its a daughter – her address is c/o Mrs Cockburn
The Grange
Ellerdine
Wellington Shropshire
I have no heard anything of her for a fortnight.
I will have a look for your camera next time I go over to Peartree which will be one day his week & I will also consult Mr Lambeth about a film for it -
Its very good of your M in L as I said in my last letter to be so kind in asking us all to tea & I hope we shall roll up in full numbers, but I expect it will only be those who are in London + us because of the difficulty of travelling

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F Donaldson, “Part of letter to David Donaldson from his mother,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 16, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/11996.

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