He never saw his daughter, item 78

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The letter is handwritten on provided paper that has perforated lines 

weather is so bad. it's also very wet here.

Im glad baby is such a comfort and Im

sure she is a dear little pet. Sorry the time

seems so long but you know it might be worse

you might be a prisoner of war. nearly two

years now. It will be quite a shock when

peace is proclaimed. there will be many a

lonesome home as mine. still I suppose one

must keep smiling to the world. I always

acknowledge parcels last two from Miss Biddulph

were recieved on 18th Janry and 15th Feby. Hope

all are well. write often. love to all. Ever thine

Yours Affectionately  

Will.

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The letter is handwritten on provided paper that has perforated lines 

weather is so bad. it's also very wet here.

Im glad baby is such a comfort and Im

sure she is a dear little pet. Sorry the time

seems so long but you know it might be worse

you might be a prisoner of war. nearly two

years now. It will be quite a shock when

peace is proclaimed. there will be many a

lonesome home as mine. still I suppose one

must keep smiling to the world. I always

acknowledge parcels last two from Miss Biddulph

were recieved on 18th Janry and 15th Feby. Hope

all are well. write often. love to all. Ever thine

Yours Affectionately  

Will.


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  • July 18, 2019 21:44:58 Thomas A. Lingner

    The letter is handwritten on provided paper that has perforated lines 

    weather is so bad. it's also very wet here.

    Im glad baby is such a comfort and Im

    sure she is a dear little pet. Sorry the time

    seems so long but you know it might be worse

    you might be a prisoner of war. nearly two

    years now. It will be quite a shock when

    peace is proclaimed. there will be many a

    lonesome home as mine. still I suppose one

    must keep smiling to the world. I always

    acknowledge parcels last two from Miss Biddulph

    were recieved on 18th Janry and 15th Feby. Hope

    all are well. write often. love to all. Ever thine

    Yours Affectionately  

    Will.

  • June 28, 2017 12:31:32 L G

    The letter is handwritten on provided paper that has perforated lines 

    weather is so bad. it's also very wet here.

    Im glad baby is such a comfort and Im

    sure she is a dear little pet. Sorry the time

    seems so long but you know it might be worse

    you might be is prisoner of war. nearly two

    years now. It will be quite a shock when

    peace is proclaimed. there will be many a

    lonesome home as mine. still I suppose one

    must keep smiling to the world. I always

    acknowledge parcels  last  two  from  Miss Biddulph

    recieved on 18th Janry and 15th Feby. Hope

    all are well. write often. love to all. Ever thine

    Yours Affectionately  

    Will.


  • June 13, 2017 12:45:07 L G

    The letter is handwritten on provided paper that has perforated lines 

    weather is so bad. it's also very wet here.

    Im glad baby is such a comfort and Im

    sure she is a dear little pet. Sorry the time

     seems so long but you know it might be worse

     you might be is prisoner of war. nearly two

     years now. It will be quite a shock when

     peace is proclaimed. there will be many a

    lonesome home as mine. still I suppose one

    must keep smiling to the world. I always

    acknowledge parcels  last  two  from  Miss Biddulph

    recieved on 18th Janry and 15th Feby. Hope

    all are well. write often. love to all. Ever thine

    Yours Affectionately  

    Will.


  • June 13, 2017 12:44:20 L G

     weather is so bad. it's also very wet here.

    Im glad baby is such a comfort and Im

    sure she is a dear little pet. Sorry the time

     seems so long but you know it might be worse

     you might be is prisoner of war. nearly two

     years now. It will be quite a shock when

     peace is proclaimed. there will be many a

    lonesome home as mine. still I suppose one

    must keep smiling to the world. I always

    acknowledge parcels  last  two  from  Miss Biddulph

    recieved on 18th Janry and 15th Feby. Hope

    all are well. write often. love to all. Ever thine

    Yours Affectionately  

    Will.


  • March 14, 2017 16:36:49 Jill Corey

     weather is so bad.It's also very wet here.

    I'm glad baby is such a comfort and I'm sure she is a dear little pet.Sorry the time

     seems so long but you know it might be worse

     you might be is prisoner of war.Nearly two

     years now.It will be quite a shock when

     peace is proclaimed.There will be many a

    lonesome home as mine.; still suppose one

    must keep smiling to the world. I always

     acknowledge on 18th Janry and 15th Feby.Hope

     all is well.Write often. Love to all.Ever thing

    Yours Affectionately  Will.


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  • 50.3986005||8.0795783||

    Limburg, Germany

  • 53.852351||-6.8048926||

    Kilmainhamwood, Co. Meath, Ireland

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Location(s)
  • Story location Kilmainhamwood, Co. Meath, Ireland
  • Document location Limburg, Germany


ID
3369 / 41164
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Eilish Lamb
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


May 29, 1916
  • English





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