Prisoner of war telegram

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Title

Prisoner of war telegram

Description

Telegram to Bill's father informing him that Bill is a prisoner of war in Germany.

Date

1944-07-12

Temporal Coverage

Spatial Coverage

Language

Format

Telegram

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

EAirMinBrooksAH440712-0001, EAirMinBrooksAH440712-0002

Transcription

POST OFFICE TELEGRAM
OFFICE STAMP HARROW MIDDLESEX 12 JUL 44
9.5 LONDON TELEX OHMS PTY CC 48
( PRIORITY CC ) A M BROOKS ESQ 49 THE DRIVE NORTH HARROW =
FROM AIR MINISTRY 77 OXFORD ST PC 487 11/7/44 INFORMATION RECEIVED THROUGH THE INTERNATIONAL RED CROSS COMMITTEE STATES THAT YOUR SON F/SGT WILLIAM ALFRED BROOKS IS A PRISONER OF WAR IN
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GERMAN HANDS LETTER CONFIRMING THIS TELEGRAM FOLLOWS = 1731

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Prisoner of war telegram,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 27, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/27174.

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