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Accession number: 2019.16.11
Category: Other Documents
Date: 1916
Materials: Paper
Measurements: 27.3 cm L x 21.5 cm W
Military Unit: 5th Siege Battery
Subject: First World War
Narrative: Part of a lot of items donated by Gary Melville.
Description: Four pages of a letter written by an unknown soldier of 5th Siege Battery to his father on October 5, 1916 while sailing to England, and continued on October 7, 1916 from Witley Camp, England, but last page with signature is missing. The letter is written on Y.M.C.A. letterhead paper.

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