Telegram to Ron Riding's Father

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Title

Telegram to Ron Riding's Father

Description

Two copies of a telegram stating that Ron is missing.

Creator

Date

1944-06-05

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Language

Format

Two photocopied sheets

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Identifier

EOC69SqnRAFRidingGH440615-01, EOC69SqnRAFRidingGH440615-02

Transcription

POST [crown] OFFICE TELEGRAM
Charges to pay
s. d.
RECEIVED

1.10

No.
OFFICE STAMP - SALE MANCHESTER 5 [indecipherable letters] 44

Prefix. 75 Time handed in. Office of Origin and Service Instructions. Words.

m

From [inserted name] 12.31 WEST LONDON T OHMS 56
G H RIDING 3 FARM FIELD ASHTON-ON-MERSEY SALE CHESHIRE
P 60 5TH JUNE REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT YOUR SON FLYING OFFICER RONALD HOLFORD RIDING IS MISSING AS THE RESULT OF AIR OPERATIONS OF THE 5TH JUNE 1944
STOP LETTER FOLLOWS ANY FURTHER INFORMATION RECEIVED WILL BE IMMEDIATELY COMMUNICATED TO YOU
OFFICER COMMANDING NO [inserted] 7/69 [/inserted] SQUADRON

For free repetition of doubtful words telephone "TELEGRAMS ENQUIRY" or call, with this form at office of delivery. Other enquiries should be accompanied by this form, and, if possible the envelope.

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Citation

69 Squadron, “Telegram to Ron Riding's Father,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 1, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/37718.

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