Letter from James Burnside to Kay

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Title

Letter from James Burnside to Kay

Description

Writes that he was sitting in café in Lincoln and would remain at Wigsley for at least a fortnight. Mentions insurance policy.

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Date

1944-08-18

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Format

Two page handwritten letter

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Identifier

EBurnsideJGBBurnsideKE440818

Transcription

Officers Mess
R.A.F. Wigsley,
18-8-44.

Kay Darling,

I've done it!!

Do hope you received my wire, Am sitting in a café in Lincoln, trying to quell my Excitement. Will be staying at Wigsley for at least a fortnight then things may happen.

Please Darling let Percy have the Insurance Policy. Will do my best this weekend [indecipherable word] my love Thanks sweetheart for helping

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me, you won't regret it.

Good night & God bless.

My love

Yours always

Jim

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Citation

J G B Burnside, “Letter from James Burnside to Kay,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 21, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/37834.

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