He never saw his daughter, item 80

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Kriegsgefangenenlager  Printed text, German word for POW camp 

Limburg (Lahn), June 9th  1916  The underlined portions were blank spaces written in by hand.

This is my address:

This section is contained in a box, with underlined spaces written by hand:

Prisoner of War 

Name: W. O'Reilly Roy Irsh Fusrs  Royal Irish Fusiliers 

 4 Comp.  II  Batl.

Camp of Prisoners of War

Limburg (Lahn) Germany. End of boxed section

The indications mentioned above must be reproduced in the address.


The following is handwritten in provided space:

My dear Annie,

Many thanks for your

letter and delighted you are all well. I was

glad to hear about my father. Im glad

Baby is such a delight, she will

have plenty of fun with her Dadda

when he returns. I hope you got

the stockings by this time.

Inkwriting not allowed.  Printed vertically along the left, highlighted in pencil 

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Kriegsgefangenenlager  Printed text, German word for POW camp 

Limburg (Lahn), June 9th  1916  The underlined portions were blank spaces written in by hand.

This is my address:

This section is contained in a box, with underlined spaces written by hand:

Prisoner of War 

Name: W. O'Reilly Roy Irsh Fusrs  Royal Irish Fusiliers 

 4 Comp.  II  Batl.

Camp of Prisoners of War

Limburg (Lahn) Germany. End of boxed section

The indications mentioned above must be reproduced in the address.


The following is handwritten in provided space:

My dear Annie,

Many thanks for your

letter and delighted you are all well. I was

glad to hear about my father. Im glad

Baby is such a delight, she will

have plenty of fun with her Dadda

when he returns. I hope you got

the stockings by this time.

Inkwriting not allowed.  Printed vertically along the left, highlighted in pencil 


Transcription history
  • June 13, 2017 14:06:41 L G

    Kriegsgefangenenlager  Printed text, German word for POW camp 

    Limburg (Lahn), June 9th  1916  The underlined portions were blank spaces written in by hand.

    This is my address:

    This section is contained in a box, with underlined spaces written by hand:

    Prisoner of War 

    Name: W. O'Reilly Roy Irsh Fusrs  Royal Irish Fusiliers 

     4 Comp.  II  Batl.

    Camp of Prisoners of War

    Limburg (Lahn) Germany. End of boxed section

    The indications mentioned above must be reproduced in the address.


    The following is handwritten in provided space:

    My dear Annie,

    Many thanks for your

    letter and delighted you are all well. I was

    glad to hear about my father. Im glad

    Baby is such a delight, she will

    have plenty of fun with her Dadda

    when he returns. I hope you got

    the stockings by this time.

    Inkwriting not allowed.  Printed vertically along the left, highlighted in pencil 


  • June 13, 2017 13:01:12 L G

    Kriegsgefangenenlager  Printed text, German word for POW camp 

    Limburg (Lahn), June 9th  1916  The underlined portions were blank spaces written in by hand.

    This is my address:

    This section is contained in a box, with underlined spaces written by hand:

    Prisoner of War 

    Name: W. O'Reilly Roy Irsh Fusrs  Royal Irish Fusiliers 

     4 Comp.  II  Batl.

    Camp of Prisoners of War

    Limburg (Lahn) Germany. End of boxed section

    The indications mentioned above must be reproduced in the address.


    The following is handwritten in provided space:

    My dear Annie,

    Many thanks for your

    letter and delighted you are all well. I was

    glad to hear about my father. Im glad

    Baby is such a delight, she will

    have plenty of fun with her Dadda

    when he returns. I hope you got

    the stockings by this time.


  • March 14, 2017 16:40:16 Jill Corey

     my dear Annie,

     Many thanks for your letter and delighted you are all well. I was

     glad to hear about my father. I'm glad Baby is such a delight; she will

     have plenty of fun with her Dadda when he returns. I hope you got

     the stockings by this time.


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  • 50.3986005||8.0795783||

    Limburg, Germnay

  • 53.852351||-6.8048926||

    Kilmainhamwood, Co. Meath, Ireland

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


ID
3369 / 41166
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Eilish Lamb
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


June 9, 1916





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