Telegram to Robert Palmers father

PPalmerRAM17010033.jpg
PPalmerRAM17010034.jpg

Title

Telegram to Robert Palmers father

Description

Informs him that his son was missing as result of air operations on 23 December 1944.

Creator

Date

1944-12-23

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

Two sided printed telegram form on two album pages

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

PPalmerRAM17010033, PPalmerRAM17010034

Transcription

[Post Office Crest]

POST OFFICE TELEGRAM

No. 15

[Postmark]

[inserted] 9.15 /ss [/inserted]
From [Initials] To 1700

7.19 BF/T OHMS 7.0

PRIORITY – CC MR A PALMER 52 BELLMAN AVE GRAVESEND = REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT YOUR SON F/LT ROBERT ANTHONY MAURICE PALMER DFC IS MISSING AS THE RESULT OF AIR OPERATIONS ON SATURDAY 23RD DECEMBER 1944 STOP LETTER FOLLOWS STOP ANY FURTHER INFORMATION RECEIVED WILL BE IMMEDIATELY COMMUNICATED TO YOU STOP PENDING RECEIPT OF WRITTEN NOTICATION [sic] FROM THE AIR MINISTRY NO

[page break]

[deleted] 109 23 1944 BF/T 52 [/deleted]

From [Initials]

INFORMATION SHOULD BE GIVEN TO THE PRESS =

OFFICER COMMANDING 109 SQUADRON.

Citation

OC 109 Squadron, “Telegram to Robert Palmers father,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 17, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/38220.

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