British Red Cross letter to John Harrison's mother

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British Red Cross letter to John Harrison's mother

Description

Letter was the reply to an enquiry from Mrs Harrison. It was to inform her that they had heard nothing regarding John having become a prisoner of war.

Date

1944-03-03

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Typed letter on headed note paper

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IBCC Digital Archive

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EAmpthillMHarrisonA440303

Transcription

[Crest of] BRITISH RED CROSS and ORDER OF ST. JOHN OF JERUSALEM

[underlined] WOUNDED, MISSING AND RELATIVES DEPARTMENT [/underlined]

7 BELGRAVE SQUARE,
LONDON, S.W.1

PB/MTF/RAF/C 11124.

March 3 r d, 1944.

Dear Mrs. Harrison,

We have received your enquiry in which you ask for news of you son, Sergeant J.C. Harrison, 1590954.

We are so sorry to tell you that no information has been received about him up to the present, but all possible enquiries are being made. Any news which may be forthcoming from the International Red Cross Committee at Geneva or from any other source, will be passed to you immediately. If, however, you are the registered next-of-kin, your first notification will come from the Air Ministry.

Yours sincerely,

Margaret Ampthill

Chairman.

Mrs. A. Harrison,
37, Brook side,
Collingham,
Nr. LEEDS.

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Margaret Ampthill, “British Red Cross letter to John Harrison's mother,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 20, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31572.

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