Telegram from the Air Ministry to Herbert O’Hara’s mother

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Title

Telegram from the Air Ministry to Herbert O’Hara’s mother

Description

Informs Herbert O'Hara's mother that he is missing as a result of air operations on 3/4 May 1944.

Date

1944-05-04

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

Two page telegram

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

EOCRAFWickenbyOHaraLA440504

Transcription

[Post Office Crest]
POST OFFICE TELEGRAM
[postmark]

1.20 LI/T OHMS PTY CC 64
PRIORITY CC MRS L A OHARA 10 SPRINGCROFT AVE LDN N 2

DEEPLY REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT YOUR SON F/SGT HERBERT FREDERICK OHARA IS MISSING AS RESULT OF AIR OPERATIONS ON NIGHT 3/4 MAY 1944 LETTER FOLLOWS ANY FURTHER INFORMATION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY COMMUNICATED TO YOU PENDING RECEIPT OF WRITTEN

[page break]

[Post Office Crest]
POST OFFICE TELEGRAM
[postmark]

NOTIFICATION FROM THE AIR MINISTRY NO INFORMATIO[inserted]N[/inserted] SHOULD BE GIVEN TO THE PRESS
OC RAF WICKENBY

[deleted] 10 N 2 3/4 1944 LI/T [/deleted]

Collection

Citation

Great Britain. Air Ministry, “Telegram from the Air Ministry to Herbert O’Hara’s mother,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 24, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/3578.

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