Item 2017-026-049 - "The Intelligence Department" [WWI postcard]

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"The Intelligence Department" [WWI postcard]


  • [1918] (Creation)

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Postcard, B and W Print, 8.5 x 14 cm.

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Donated in 2017.

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Photographer: [Bruce Bairnsfather].
Location: Undetermined.

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"Bystanders" Fragments from France. Series 9.

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Postmarked 4 Sp 18. Addressed to Mrs. O.T. Aspray, 10 Sims Ave., Parkdale, Victoria, B.C. Handwritten message on verso: "Dearest Tilly / My address just now is No. 1. Coy. C.T.S. Bexhill on Sea. Came over on the 29th. Will write you a long letter soon am over for a com guess I won't be over long. Net & Ade are at Hythe for 2 weeks. Lovely weather are kept pretty busy proceed my name by Cadet. Love & kisses to the girls. / Yours Ever / Owen"


Text on front: "'Is this 'ere the Warwicks?' 'Nao. 'Indenburg's blinkin' Light Infantry.'"

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