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10/11/14                                                             39. Garihome Road

                                                                              Honor bak Park

                                                                              London s. e. 23.


My Dear Fred,


I was delighted to get

your letter just now, with a stamp

on, I knew then that you were in

Blighty and am very glad and

so will Dad be. Sorry to say, e

is working this afternoon so he

won't know the good news till

later.

London would have been best, but

Oford is better than France, as we

shall have you home on sich leave.

Bob will be glad I know, we

shall only want him home at the

same time and then we shall be

alright. Better still, if we could have

had poor Will also.

I don't know whether to say I am

glad or sorry that your Chest has

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10/11/14                                                             39. Garihome Road

                                                                              Honor bak Park

                                                                              London s. e. 23.


My Dear Fred,


I was delighted to get

your letter just now, with a stamp

on, I knew then that you were in

Blighty and am very glad and

so will Dad be. Sorry to say, e

is working this afternoon so he

won't know the good news till

later.

London would have been best, but

Oford is better than France, as we

shall have you home on sich leave.

Bob will be glad I know, we

shall only want him home at the

same time and then we shall be

alright. Better still, if we could have

had poor Will also.

I don't know whether to say I am

glad or sorry that your Chest has


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  • October 19, 2018 20:37:42 Sarika Jain

    10/11/14                                                             39. Garihome Road

                                                                                  Honor bak Park

                                                                                  London s. e. 23.


    My Dear Fred,


    I was delighted to get

    your letter just now, with a stamp

    on, I knew then that you were in

    Blighty and am very glad and

    so will Dad be. Sorry to say, e

    is working this afternoon so he

    won't know the good news till

    later.

    London would have been best, but

    Oford is better than France, as we

    shall have you home on sich leave.

    Bob will be glad I know, we

    shall only want him home at the

    same time and then we shall be

    alright. Better still, if we could have

    had poor Will also.

    I don't know whether to say I am

    glad or sorry that your Chest has

  • October 19, 2018 20:21:58 Sarika Jain

    10/11/14                                                             39. Garihome Road

                                                                                  Honor bak Park

                                                                                  London s. e. 23.


    My Dear Fred,


    I was delighted to get

    your letter just now, with a stamp

    on, I knew then that you were in

      "Blighiig",and am very glad and

    so will Dad be. Sorry to say, e

    is working this afternoon so he

    won't know the good news till

    later.

    London would have been best, but

    Oford is better than France, as we

    shall have you home on sich leave.

    Bob will be glad I know, we

    shall only want him home at the

    same time and then we shall be

    alright. Better still, if we could have

    had poor Will also.

    I don't know whether to say I am

    glad or sorry that your Chest has


  • October 19, 2018 20:09:30 Sarika Jain

    10/11/14                                                             39


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    November 10, 1914 – November 10, 1914

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