Letter of condolence to Hedley Madgett's parents from Mr and Mrs Wood

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Letter of condolence to Hedley Madgett's parents from Mr and Mrs Wood

Description

Have read news that Hedley is missing and hope he is safe. Offers sympathy over their anxiety.

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IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1943-09-02

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One page handwritten letter

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EWood[Mr-Mrs]MadgettLR-AG430902

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Transcription

60 Homeway Road
Leicester
2nd Sept 1943

Dear Mr & Mrs Madgett,

Mrs Wood & I have just read the news that Hedley is reported missing from an operational flight & I write to express our ernest [sic] hope that he is safe. We feel deeply for you in your anxiety for some definite news and sincerely trust that you will soon hear that he made a successful landing & is unhurt.
The suspense will be an ordeal to you both & our thoughts are with you.
With kind regards,
Yours very sincerely
[Signature]

[Inserted] -7 SEP 1943 [Inserted]

Citation

Wood, “Letter of condolence to Hedley Madgett's parents from Mr and Mrs Wood,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 25, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/18992.

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