Letter from Donald Baker to his mother

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Title

Letter from Donald Baker to his mother

Description

Sends birthday greetings and hopes that letter would arrive before Christmas. Sends family seasons greetings and sorry he would not be with them again this year. Mentions it was a depressing time. Talks of rumours of repatriation of badly wounded prisoners and others being moved to neutral countries. Reports arrival of letters and mentions that cricket was a failure but had some good soccer matches to watch and was staring rugby again. Concludes with information that Italian prisoners had been sent to Germany and some in camp.

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1943-10-11

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Format

Handwritten prisoner of war letter form

Language

Identifier

SBakerDA19210428v20132

Temporal Coverage

Citation

D A Baker, “Letter from Donald Baker to his mother,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 22, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/25718.

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