From Air Ministry loss of life telegram

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Title

From Air Ministry loss of life telegram

Description

Telegram telling Isabel that information has been received from the International Red Cross Committee indicating that Andrew has been killed in action.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1943-11-04

Rights

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Format

One Post Office two-page telegram and envelope

Language

Identifier

EAirMinBainID431104-0001, EAirMinBainID431104-0002, EAirMinBainID431104-0003

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Transcription

Mrs I D Bain
25 Beaufort Gdns
[page break]
[written in pencil]
Priority CC Mrs I D Bain
25 Beaufort Gdns
B/Brigg Gla
From Air ministry Kingsway PC 912 4/11/43 deeply regret to advise you that according to information received through the International Red Cross Committee your husband Sgt Andrew Bain is believed to have lost his life as the result of Air Operations on 24/8/43 the Air Council express their profound sympathy stop letter follows
[page break]
shortly
Under Secretary of State

Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “From Air Ministry loss of life telegram,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 24, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/16462.

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