Telegram to Mr Monks from the Air Ministry

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Title

Telegram to Mr Monks from the Air Ministry

Description

According to information received through the Red Cross, his son was believed to have lost his life.

Date

1944-08-23

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

Two page printed telegram form

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

EAirMinMonksA440823

Transcription

485
[date stamp LINCOLN 23 AUG 1944]
274 4.38 LONDON TELEX 7.2
(PRIORITY CC) A MONKS ESQ 7 DIXON ST LINCOLN =
FROM AIR MINISTRY 73/77 OXFORD ST W 1 PC 7.12 23/8/44 DEEPLY REGRET TO ADVISE YOU THAT ACCORDING TO INFORMATION RECEIVED THROUGH THE INTERNATIONAL RED CROSS COMMITTEE YOUR SON F/O MAURICE ARNOLD MONKS IS BELIEVED TO HAVE LOST HIS LIFE AS THE RESULT OF AIR OPERATIONS ON 13/6/44 STOP THE AIR
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COUNCIL EXPRESS THEIR PROFOUND SYMPATHY STOP LETTER FOLLOWS SHORTLY STOP UNDER SECRETARY OF STATE STOP = 1338 B.
+ CT 7 3/77 W 1 ONE PC 712 ONE 23/8/44 13/6/44 1338 B
7 DIXON ON GP +

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Telegram to Mr Monks from the Air Ministry,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 5, 2023, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/32132.

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