Letter to Jack Newton's wife from RAF records office

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Title

Letter to Jack Newton's wife from RAF records office

Description

Confirms information in their previous telegram that her husband is now reported interned from air attaché Madrid. He had arrived in Madrid.

Date

1941-12-30

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Format

One page typewritten letter

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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Identifier

SNewtonJL742570v10060

Transcription

RECORD OFFICE,
ROYAL AIR FORCE,
GLOUCESTER.
30th December 1941
C7/742570

Dear Madam,
In confirmation of my telegram of the 30th December 1941, according to a telegram from the Air Attache at Madrid, your husband No. 742570 Sergeant Jack Lamport NEWTON of No. 12 Squadron, Royal Air Force, previously reported as ‘missing’ is now reported as ‘interned.’ The report states that he has arrived in Madrid.
The actual address of internment is not yet known, but will be communicated to you as soon as received.
I am,
Dear Madam,
Your obedient Servant
[signature]
Air Commodore,
Air Officer i/c Records,
ROYAL AIR FORCE.

Mrs. J. L. Newton,
39a Pope’s Grove Mansions,
Heath Road,
Twickenham,
Middx.

Citation

RAF Records Office, “Letter to Jack Newton's wife from RAF records office,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 25, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/27436.

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