Postcard to his wife from Ted

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Title

Postcard to his wife from Ted

Description

He reminds his wife that he is writing on the day of their first wedding anniversary. He expresses love for her and says he hopes to be home soon.

Creator

Date

1944-10-26

Temporal Coverage

Language

Format

One double sided handwritten card

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

EThornhillEBThornhillCE441016-0001, EThornhillEBThornhillCE441016-0002

Transcription

[Postkarte]

[2 ink stamps]

[postmark] 10.11.44

MRS EDWARD B THORNHILL
22, HOPE STREET,
BEESTON,
NOTTINGHAM,
ENGLAND.

Absender:

F/SGT. EDWARD. B. THORNHILL
263716
STALAG IVB.

[page break]

26.10.1944

My own Darling Wife, Today is our first wedding anniversary, & I have been living that wonderful day over again in my memory, I was never so happy in my life. But never mind because we will soon be together again & all this will be fast a bad dream. Meanwhile Darling, keep smiling, I love you with all my heart. Ted xxx

Collection

Citation

Ted Thornhill, “Postcard to his wife from Ted,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 9, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/39146.

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