Letter from Donald Baker to his mother

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Title

Letter from Donald Baker to his mother

Description

Reports arrival of mail and comments on how poor delivery has been. Comments on news from home. Mentions Rhodesians repatriated and lists his current room mates. Glad that tobacco prices were good and they should be able to afford a trip to England after the war.

Creator

Date

1944-07-28

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Language

Format

Handwritten prisoner of war letter form

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Identifier

SBakerDA19210428v20152

Transcription

[underlined] MIT LUFTPOST AB KAIRO [/underlined] [ink stamp] GEPRÜFT 70 [/ink stamp] [underlined] Kriegsgefangenenpost [/underlined] 25 PFGS.

An [underlined] MRS. C. BAKER [/underlined] [postmark]
[ink stamp] Mit Luftpost Par Avion [/ink stamp] Empfangsort: [underlined] CHARLTON [/underlined]
Straße: [underlined] INYAZURA
[ink stamp] Taxe perçue RM. 25Pf. Kreis: [underlined] SOUTHERN RHODESIA [/underlined]
Land: [underlined] SOUTH AFRICA [/underlined]
[underlined] Gebührenfreil [/underlined] Landesteil (Provinz use.)

[page break]

Absender:
Vor-und Zuname: [underlined] F/LT DONALD A. BAKER [/underlined]
Gefangenennummer: [underlined] 665. [/underlined]
Lager-Bezeichnung: M.-Stammlager Luft 3
[underlined] Deutschland (Allemagne) [/underlined]

Citation

D A Baker, “Letter from Donald Baker to his mother,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 22, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/25756.

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