Postcard repeating radio message from Robert Wareing to his wife Joan

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Title

Postcard repeating radio message from Robert Wareing to his wife Joan

Description

The message is from German radio stating that that Bob is a prisoner of war and she can write to him at Stalag Luft 1 and asks that she give his regards to their parents.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-10-25

Contributor

Rights

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Format

Two sided postcard

Language

Identifier

EWareingRWareingJ441025

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

[postmark]
[postage stamp]
Mrs. Waring,
56, West Common Gardens,
SCUNTHORPE,
LINCS.
[page break]
MESSAGE per GERMAN RADIO
Received this TUE [deleted] morning [/deleted] evening
From Sq. Ldr. Robert Waring
a prisoner of war in Germany
Hullo Joan,
You can write me at stalag Luft 1. Please give my regards to our parents.
All my love
Yours always
Bob
(some words lost owing to deliberate oscillation) exam interrogator
Received and forwarded by
(Mr) P. [indecipherable name] Laughton (and friends)
131c Kensington Church St., London, W.8

Collection

Citation

R Wareing through German radio and Passed on by Mr R [..] Laughton, “Postcard repeating radio message from Robert Wareing to his wife Joan,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed April 18, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/27907.

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