Postcard from Harold Dryhurst to Kaye Wagstaff

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Title

Postcard from Harold Dryhurst to Kaye Wagstaff

Description

First correspondence to someone he knew but forgot her surname. Notes he landed in his unfortunate predicament. Hopes she still has his photograph and that he might see her soon.

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Date

1944-01-23

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Format

Two sided handwritten prisoner of war postcard

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

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SDryhurstHG1332214v10011

Transcription

Kriegsgefangenenpost
[rubber stamp] Stalag VIII B
Postkarte

Miss Kay,
Police Station,
High Street,
Tring Hertfordshire.

Sender:
H.G. Dryhurst
26826

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Kriegsgefangenenlager

23.1.1944.

Dear Kay, Probably you remember me, Gerald. I have omitted to include your surname having forgotten it Only a short while after your pleasant acquaintance I landed in this unfortunate predicament. You still have my photo eh! Possibly I'll see you soon Cheerio sweet memories.
Harold xxx

Citation

H G Dryhurst, “Postcard from Harold Dryhurst to Kaye Wagstaff,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 27, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/28666.

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