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Catalog Number 2000.3.1.3
Object Name Letter
Title Letter from King George to Frank Guthrie
Date 12/17/1939
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1940
Description .1 Letter on cream coloured paper with black print. At the top is the symbol and name "BUCKINGHAM PALACE" in red print. "Pte. Frank Guthrie"'s name and regiment is typed in the bottom right. The stamped signature of "George R.I" is above the address. .2 Insert from the Canadian Military Headquarters, Records Office to Miss Guthrie. Thin cream coloured paper with Canada crest in the top left. Miss Guthrie's name and address is typed in the bottom left. .3 Light brown envelope "Miss S. Guthrie"'s name and address in the centre, return address in the top left, "O.H.M.S" in the top centre, red postmark "Paddington Mar 1940" in top right. The end is torn open, and there is a grease stain on the back.
People Guthrie, S.
King George VI
Guthrie, Frank
Brown, A.M.
Search Terms World War II
Subjects MILITARY
COMMUNICATION
Dimensions 9.25/7.36/6.02/7.99/7.63/9.13 - Length/Width/Length/Width/Length/Width
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