Christmas greetings to Lilian

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Title

Christmas greetings to Lilian

Description

From George Grundy, card produced on behalf of the prisoners of war in Stalag VIIIB, Christmas 1941. Annotated from 'George with Love'.

This item was sent to the IBCC Digital Archive already in digital form. No better quality copies are available.

Creator

Date

1941-12-22

Temporal Coverage

Coverage

Language

Format

One printed card with handwritten annotations

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

EGrundyGClagueL411222-0001, EGrundyGClagueL411222-0002

Transcription

CHRISTMAS Greetings

[Drawing]

A little picture to express,
My wishes for your happiness;
A little message from my pen,
To haste the Day we’ll meet again;
God grant you every Christmas cheer,
And Joy throughout the coming
– Year. –

from George with Love.

STALAG VIII B, Germany, CHRISTMAS 1941

[Page break]

Kriegsgefangenenpost
Postkarte

[Date stamp] 22.12.41 – 14

[Stalag VIIIB stamp]

An Miss Lilian Clague.

2 NEWTOWN ST HEATON PARK,
PRESTWICH, MANCHESTER
LANCASHIRE, ENGLAND.

Absender:

Fusilier George Grundy
16632

Stalag VIII B E254

Collection

Citation

George Grundy, “Christmas greetings to Lilian,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 17, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/31747.

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