Telegram from air ministry

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Title

Telegram from air ministry

Description

Telegram to Donald Bakers parents that their son Pilot Officer Donald Arthur Baker had been mentioned in a German broadcast on 15 november 1941 as being a prisoner of war. Information should be treated with reserve pending official confirmation.

Date

1941-11-17

Temporal Coverage

Language

Type

Format

Two page handwritten telegram

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Contributor

Identifier

SBakerDA19210428v20050

Transcription

POST OFFICE TELEGRAPHS, S. RHODESIA No 87
G/London 56/55 17/11 3.20
Via [indecipherable word] 6.40 17/
9.15 [signature] C. Baker Esq
Chartlon Iny S.R.
Air Ministry Kingsway P/4 P60391711 your son Pilot Officer Donald Arthur Baker was mentioned on a German Broadcast on 15/11/41
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As being a prisoner of War stop This information should be treated with reserve pending official confirmation any further news will be immediately forwarded to you
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Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Telegram from air ministry,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 5, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/25591.

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