Field Service post card of 23rd Aug 1916

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NOTHING is to be written on this side except

the date and signature of the sender. Sentences

not required may be erased. If anything else

is added the post card will be destroyed. 

_________________________________________________

I am quite well. 

I have been admitted into hospital 

{sick} and am going on well. 

{wounded} and hope to be discharged soon. 

I am being sent down to base

I have received your { letter dated ______

                                     { telegram,, ________

                                      { parcel    ,, ________

Letter follows at first opportunity 

I have received no lette from you

{lately 

{ for a long time 

 Signature }

    only.       } J. Duesbery (handwritten)

Date 23 Aug 1916

[Postage must be prepaid on any letter or post card

addressed to the sender of this card.]


(93871) Wt. W3497 4,500m 7 16 J.J.K. & Co., Lt4

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NOTHING is to be written on this side except

the date and signature of the sender. Sentences

not required may be erased. If anything else

is added the post card will be destroyed. 

_________________________________________________

I am quite well. 

I have been admitted into hospital 

{sick} and am going on well. 

{wounded} and hope to be discharged soon. 

I am being sent down to base

I have received your { letter dated ______

                                     { telegram,, ________

                                      { parcel    ,, ________

Letter follows at first opportunity 

I have received no lette from you

{lately 

{ for a long time 

 Signature }

    only.       } J. Duesbery (handwritten)

Date 23 Aug 1916

[Postage must be prepaid on any letter or post card

addressed to the sender of this card.]


(93871) Wt. W3497 4,500m 7 16 J.J.K. & Co., Lt4


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  • September 12, 2019 06:04:28 Julia Bourbois

    NOTHING is to be written on this side except

    the date and signature of the sender. Sentences

    not required may be erased. If anything else

    is added the post card will be destroyed. 

    _________________________________________________

    I am quite well. 

    I have been admitted into hospital 

    {sick} and am going on well. 

    {wounded} and hope to be discharged soon. 

    I am being sent down to base

    I have received your { letter dated ______

                                         { telegram,, ________

                                          { parcel    ,, ________

    Letter follows at first opportunity 

    I have received no lette from you

    {lately 

    { for a long time 

     Signature }

        only.       } J. Duesbery (handwritten)

    Date 23 Aug 1916

    [Postage must be prepaid on any letter or post card

    addressed to the sender of this card.]


    (93871) Wt. W3497 4,500m 7 16 J.J.K. & Co., Lt4

  • August 31, 2019 20:00:48 Julia Bourbois

    NOTHING is to be written on this side except the date and signature of the sender. Sentences not required may be erased. If anything else is added the post card will be destroyed. 

    I am quite well. 

    I have been admitted into hospital 

    {sick} and am going on well 

    {wounded} and hope to be discharged soon. 

    I am being sent down to base

    I have received your { letter dated ______

                                         { telegram,, ________

                                          { parcel    ,, ________

    Letter follows at first opportunity 

    I have received no lette from you

    {lately 

    { for a long time 

     Signature }

        only.       } J. Duesbery (handwritten)

    Date 23 Aug 1916

    [Postage must be prepaid on any letter or post card addressed to the sender of this card.]

    (93871) Wt. W3497 4,500m 7 16 J.J.K. & Co., Lt4


  • August 31, 2019 19:58:28 Julia Bourbois

    NOTHING is to be written on this side except the date and signature of the sender. Sentences not required may be erased. If anything else is added the post card will be destroyed. 

    I am quite well. 

    I have been admitted into hospital 

    {sick} and am going on well 

    {wounded} and hope to be discharged soon. 

    I am being sent down to base

    I have received your { letter dated ______

                                         { telegram,, ________

                                          { parcel    ,, ________

    Letter follows at first opportunity 

    I have received no lette from you

    {lately 

    { for a long time 

     Signature }

        only.       } J. Duesbery ( handwritten)

    Date 23 Aug 1916

    [Postage must be prepaid on any letter or post card addressed to the sender of this card.]

    (93871) Wt. W3497 4,500m 7 16 J.J.K. & Co., Lt4


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    17050 / 201608
    Source
    http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
    Contributor
    Kenneth Duesbery, great nephew of John
    License
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


    August 23, 1916
    • English

    • Western Front

    • Trench Life



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