Telegram to Mrs Cahir from the RAAF

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Title

Telegram to Mrs Cahir from the RAAF

Description

The message advises Mrs Cahir that her son has been reported as a prisoner of war by the International Red Cross.

Date

1944-01-26

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

Two handwritten sheets

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

ERAAFCahirM440126

Transcription

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA POSTMASTER-GENERAL’S DEPARTMENT
TELEGRAM
[date stamp]
Melbourne 64 3 35h
Postal Acknowledgment. Deliver Personal
Mrs. M. Cahir
505 Bell Street W Pe. V.
further information received stated that your son flight sergeant Francis Shamus Cahir previously classified as missing is now a prisoner of war stop this information was received from the international red cross committee through
[page break]
the prisoner of war information Bureau quoting German sources stop letter will follow
Airforce Anderson Street
South Yarra.
4 pm.
KW.

Citation

Australia. Royal Australian Air Force, “Telegram to Mrs Cahir from the RAAF,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed June 26, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/20137.

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