Christmas greetings from 'The Mediterranean", from Teddy, to Mrs R H Smith. [Photogram] 1943.

Christmas greetings from 'The Mediterranean", from Teddy, to Mrs R H Smith. [Photogram] 1943.
Date
1943
Ref
Eph-A-CARDS-Christmas-WWII-1943-04
Description

Photogram shows a cartoon illustration of three soldiers chatting outside a domed building, possibly a mosque. The handwritten message reads: "Hope you are better Mum. Best wishes to you and the girls. Give my love to Rob - hope he is doing well. Your son Teddy". The addressee was Mrs R H Smith, 22 Kuku St., Taihape, North Island, New Zealand. The date stamp at top right reads 1943.

Teddy Smith died in Italy on 3 December 1943.

Quantity: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s).

Physical Description: Photographic print, 134 x 108 mm.

Provenance: Purchased from Complete Stamp Company in 2015.

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
[Christmas cards sent during the Second World War, from soldiers and other servicemen. 1940-1945].
Format
1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s), Ephemera, Photographic prints, Christmas cards, Photographic print, 134 x 108 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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