Letter from Harold Wakefield to his parents

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Title

Letter from Harold Wakefield to his parents

Description

Writes that he is fit and well after having done six operations and describes some of them. Mentions their usual bomb load. Relates that a fighter had attacked a Halifax just behind them. Mentions eating eggs and bacon before and after operations. Thanks them for lucky horseshoe and mentions crew mascot. Catches up with other news.

Creator

Date

1943-09-04

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Format

Four page handwritten letter and envelope

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

EWakefieldHEWakefieldWE-[Mo]430904

Citation

H E Wakefield, “Letter from Harold Wakefield to his parents ,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 6, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/33699.

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