He never saw his daughter, item 88

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Printed:

Kriegsgefangenenlager

Limburg (Lahn),........14-7-..................191.........

This is my address:

Combination of printing and writing in box:

Prisoner of War

Name: Sgt W. O'Reilly Roy Irish Fusi

4 Comp. II Batl.

Camp of Prisoners of War

Limburg (Lahn) Germany.

End of box

The indications mentioned above must be reproduced in the address.

Written:

My dear Annie, Overwritten in red H

Your ever welcome letter

received and delighted you are all quite

well, though sorry the weather is so bad

still perhaps next summer will be better.

I'm delighted about Baby evidently she

won't allow intruders and I'm expecting

plenty of fun with her when I return

Printed on left margin. Crossed out in pencil:

Inkwriting not allowed.

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Printed:

Kriegsgefangenenlager

Limburg (Lahn),........14-7-..................191.........

This is my address:

Combination of printing and writing in box:

Prisoner of War

Name: Sgt W. O'Reilly Roy Irish Fusi

4 Comp. II Batl.

Camp of Prisoners of War

Limburg (Lahn) Germany.

End of box

The indications mentioned above must be reproduced in the address.

Written:

My dear Annie, Overwritten in red H

Your ever welcome letter

received and delighted you are all quite

well, though sorry the weather is so bad

still perhaps next summer will be better.

I'm delighted about Baby evidently she

won't allow intruders and I'm expecting

plenty of fun with her when I return

Printed on left margin. Crossed out in pencil:

Inkwriting not allowed.


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  • March 14, 2017 22:05:20 C Weddo

    Printed:

    Kriegsgefangenenlager

    Limburg (Lahn),........14-7-..................191.........

    This is my address:

    Combination of printing and writing in box:

    Prisoner of War

    Name: Sgt W. O'Reilly Roy Irish Fusi

    4 Comp. II Batl.

    Camp of Prisoners of War

    Limburg (Lahn) Germany.

    End of box

    The indications mentioned above must be reproduced in the address.

    Written:

    My dear Annie, Overwritten in red H

    Your ever welcome letter

    received and delighted you are all quite

    well, though sorry the weather is so bad

    still perhaps next summer will be better.

    I'm delighted about Baby evidently she

    won't allow intruders and I'm expecting

    plenty of fun with her when I return

    Printed on left margin. Crossed out in pencil:

    Inkwriting not allowed.


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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 / 41174
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Eilish Lamb
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


July 14, 1916





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