Telegram to Dennis Kelly's wife

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Title

Telegram to Dennis Kelly's wife

Description

Informing her that Dennis Kelly had been admitted to sick quarters at RAF Waddington on 24 June 1944 as he suffered a slight concussion while on air operations in Lancaster.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-06-27

Contributor

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Format

One page telegram

Language

Identifier

EAirMinKellyP440627

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

[underlined] COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA POSTMASTER-GENERAL’S DEPARTMENT
TELEGRAPH [/underlined]
[date stamp]
MELBNE IOO/I 5p POSTAL ACK DELIVERY PERSONAL
MRS D V KELLY 88 ADDISON ST
ELWOOD VIC
418751 FLIGHT SGT D V KELLY SLIGHTLY INJURED STOP
REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT YOUR HUSBAND FLIGHT SGT DENIS VAUGHAN KELLY WAS SLIGHTLY INJURED AND ADMITTED TO STATION SICK QUARTERS AT WADDINGTON IN UNITED KINGDOM ON 24th JUNE 1944 SUFFERING SLIGHT CONCUSSION RECEIVED AS RESULT OF AIR OPERATIONS STOP KNOWN DETAILS HE WAS MEMBER OF CREW LANCASTER AIRCRAFT WHICH WAS ENGAGED ON OPERATIONS WHEN HIS INJURY WAS RECEIVED STOP AS INJURIES ONLY SLIGHT NO FURTHER INFORMATION IS ANTICIPATED
AIR FORCE 391 [missing words]

Citation

“Telegram to Dennis Kelly's wife,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 24, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/18457.

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