Telegram to John Goldby's Father

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Title

Telegram to John Goldby's Father

Description

The telegram advises that John is a prisoner of war and wounded.

Date

1945-02-03

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

One printed sheet with typewritten annotations

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Contributor

Identifier

EAirMinGoldbyEL450203

Transcription

Charges to pay
77 W 1 PC 595 3/2/4[missing number] 1202 A ONE

TELE[missing letters]
Prefix. 75 Time handed in. Office of [missing word] 18 Service Instruction. Words

[rubber stamp] 3 FE 45

[indecipherable numbers/letters]

1.44 LONDON TELEX OHMS 51
PRIORITY CC E L GOLDBY ESQ. 18 HADLOW RD SIDCUP KENT
= FROM AIRMINISTRY 77 OXFORD ST W1 PC595
3/2/45 INFORMATION RECEIVED THROUGH THE INTERNATIONAL RED CROSS COMMITTEE STATES THAT YOUR SON F/LT JOHN LOUIS GOLDBY IS A PRISONER OF WAR WOUNDED IN GERMAN HANDS STOP LETTER CONFIRMING THIS TELEGRAM FOLLOWS STOP = 1202 A

Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Telegram to John Goldby's Father,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 24, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/34508.

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