Telegram to AB Geach from Air Ministry

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Title

Telegram to AB Geach from Air Ministry

Description

The telegram is written to David Geach's father and confirms via the International Red Cross that he has been taken prisoner.

Date

1944-05-22

Temporal Coverage

Spatial Coverage

Language

Format

Two printed sheets

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

EAirMinGeachAB440522-0001,
EAirMinGeachAB440522-0002

Transcription

POST OFFICE TELEGRAM [OFFICE STAMP] STRATFORD 23 MY 44
8.18 LONDON TELEX OHMS 48
(PRIORITY CC ) A B GEACH ESQ 4 UPPERTON RD PLAISTOW E 13 =
FROM AIR MINISTRY 77 OXFORD ST PC 568 22/5/44
INFORMATION RECEIVED THROUGH THE INTERNATIONAL RED
CROSS COMMITTEE CONFIRM THAT YOUR SON F/SGT DAVID
GILBERT GEACH IS A PRISONER OF WAR IN GERMAN HANDS
[page break]
LETTER CONFIRMING THIS TELEGRAM FOLLOWS = 1751 B +
4 13 77 PC 568 22/5/44 1751 B + +

Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Telegram to AB Geach from Air Ministry,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 24, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/18739.

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