Letter from War Office, Imperial Institute re John Duesbery's accounts and personal effects

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(7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                 Effects-Form No. 144


Any further communication on this

subject should be addressed to-

   The Secretary,

               War Office

                   Imperial Institute,

                            South Kensington,  

                                              London, S.W.7,

and the following number quoted

6th November 1917

E / 395564/, (Accounts 4) 

               Madam, 

                With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

Private j. Dewsbeury ...Duesberry is misspelled, 2nd Bu : Nottinghamshire and

Derbyshire Regts, 

 I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.


The Officer in Charge of Infantry ...Infantry was hand writtenRecords no 1

Lichfield ...Lichfield is handwritten             has been instructed to forward to 

you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.

The late soldier executed a valid Military Will, under which 

you are sole Legalee. ...This last sentence is handwritten.

I am, Madam, ...Madam is handwritten

Your obedient Servant, 

missingmissing

for the Assistant Financial Secretary 

Mrs. A. E. Dewsbery ...This address was handwritten

 Swinefleet Fields 

Swinefleet, 

 W. Goole

 Yorkshire 


C.A.E. 




                       

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(7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                 Effects-Form No. 144


Any further communication on this

subject should be addressed to-

   The Secretary,

               War Office

                   Imperial Institute,

                            South Kensington,  

                                              London, S.W.7,

and the following number quoted

6th November 1917

E / 395564/, (Accounts 4) 

               Madam, 

                With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

Private j. Dewsbeury ...Duesberry is misspelled, 2nd Bu : Nottinghamshire and

Derbyshire Regts, 

 I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.


The Officer in Charge of Infantry ...Infantry was hand writtenRecords no 1

Lichfield ...Lichfield is handwritten             has been instructed to forward to 

you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.

The late soldier executed a valid Military Will, under which 

you are sole Legalee. ...This last sentence is handwritten.

I am, Madam, ...Madam is handwritten

Your obedient Servant, 

missingmissing

for the Assistant Financial Secretary 

Mrs. A. E. Dewsbery ...This address was handwritten

 Swinefleet Fields 

Swinefleet, 

 W. Goole

 Yorkshire 


C.A.E. 




                       


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  • September 24, 2019 03:08:05 Julia Bourbois

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                 Effects-Form No. 144


    Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The Secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,

    and the following number quoted

    6th November 1917

    E / 395564/, (Accounts 4) 

                   Madam, 

                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Dewsbeury ...Duesberry is misspelled, 2nd Bu : Nottinghamshire and

    Derbyshire Regts, 

     I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.


    The Officer in Charge of Infantry ...Infantry was hand writtenRecords no 1

    Lichfield ...Lichfield is handwritten             has been instructed to forward to 

    you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

    his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

    regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.

    The late soldier executed a valid Military Will, under which 

    you are sole Legalee. ...This last sentence is handwritten.

    I am, Madam, ...Madam is handwritten

    Your obedient Servant, 

    missingmissing

    for the Assistant Financial Secretary 

    Mrs. A. E. Dewsbery ...This address was handwritten

     Swinefleet Fields 

    Swinefleet, 

     W. Goole

     Yorkshire 


    C.A.E. 




                           

  • September 1, 2019 17:04:37 Julia Bourbois

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                 Effects-Form No. 144


    Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The Secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,

    and the following number quoted

    6th November 1917

    E / 395564/, (Accounts 4) 

                   Madam, 

                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Deusbeury, 2nd Bu : Nottinghamshire and

    Derbyshire Regts, 

     I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.


    The Officer in Charge of Infantry Records no 1

    Lichfield             has been instructed to forward to 

    you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

    his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

    regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.

    The late soldier executed a valid Military Will, under which 

    you are sole Legalee.

    I am, Madame,

    Your obedient Servant, 

    missingmissing

    for the Assistant Financial Secretary 

    Mrs. A. E. Dewsbery 

     Swinefleet Fields 

    Swinefleet, 

     W. Goole

     Yorkshire 


    C.A.E. 




                           


  • September 1, 2019 17:00:47 Julia Bourbois

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                 Effects-Form No. 144


    Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The Secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,

    and the following number quoted

    6th November 1917

    E / 395564/, (Accounts 4) 

                   Madam, 

                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Deusbeury, 2nd Bu : Nottinghamshire and

    Derbyshire Regts, 

     I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.


    The Officer in Charge of Infantry Records no 1

    you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

    his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

    regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.

    The late estate missing a valid military will, under which

    you are late Legalee

    I am, madame,




                           


  • September 1, 2019 16:58:29 Julia Bourbois

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                 Effects-Form No. 144


    Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The Secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,

    and the following number quoted

    6th November 1917

    E / 395564/, (Accounts 4) 


                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Deusbeury, 2nd Bu : nothing missing

    missingmissing 

    I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.

    The officer in Charge of Infantity Records no1

    you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

    his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

    regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.

    The late estate missing a valid military will, under which

    you are late Legalee

    I am, madame,




                           


  • November 2, 2018 09:30:27 Gregoria Evripidou

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                      Effects-Form No. 144


       Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,


                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Deusbeury, 2nd Bu : nothing missing

    missingmissing 

    I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.

    The officer in Charge of Infantity Records no1

    you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

    his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

    regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.

    The late estate missing a valid military will, under which

    you are late Legalee

    I am, madame,




                           


  • November 2, 2018 09:28:51 Gregoria Evripidou

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                      Effects-Form No. 144


       Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,


                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Deusbeury, 2nd Bu : nothing missing

    missingmissing 

    I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.

    The officer in Charge of Infantity Records no1

    you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

    his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

    regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.

    The late estate missing a valid military will, under which

    yoy are late Legalee

    I am, madame,




                           


  • November 2, 2018 09:27:47 Gregoria Evripidou

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                      Effects-Form No. 144


       Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,


                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Deusbeury, 2nd Bu : nothing missing

    missingmissing 

    I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.

    The officer in Charge of Infantity Records no1

    you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

    his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

    regarding such articles be addressed to that Officer.



                           


  • November 2, 2018 09:27:24 Gregoria Evripidou

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                      Effects-Form No. 144


       Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,


                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Deusbeury, 2nd Bu : nothing missing

    missingmissing 

    I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.

    The officer in Charge of Infantity Records no1

    you any personal effects belonging to the deceased which may now be in

    his custody, or which may hereafter be received by him, and any application

    regarding such articles be addresses to that Officer.



                           


  • November 2, 2018 09:14:52 Gregoria Evripidou

    (7 29 88) W5976-27 5000 8/16 HWV(P119)   H16/1817                      Effects-Form No. 144


       Any further communication on this

    subject should be addressed to-

       The secretary,

                   War Office

                       Imperial Institute,

                                South Kensington,  

                                                  London, S.W.7,


                    With reference to your application regarding the late no : 18260

    Private j. Deusbeury, 2nd Bu : nothing missing

    missingmissing 

    I am directed to acquaint you that, the accounts of the late soldier

    having now been received, it is found that the payments made to him or

    on his account exceeded the amount due to him, including the Gratuity

    due under the Royal Warrant for Pay, and that consequently there is

    no amount due from Army Funds to his estate.

                           


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17050 / 201627
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Kenneth Duesbery, great nephew of John
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


November 6, 1917
  • English

  • Western Front

  • Artillery
  • Home Front
  • Military
  • Remembrance
  • Trench Life



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