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Catalog Number 1995.24.3
Object Name Letter
Title "Office of District Director of Postal Services"
Date 06/25/1943
Year Range from 1943
Year Range to 1943
Description Parchment paper letter with black print letterhead with the Canadian seal. The letter is typewritten and states that the lighter that Mrs. McIlwraith sent her husband overseas, was lost at sea due to enemy action. The letter is signed in black ink.
"I AM SORRY TO HAVE TO ADVISE YOU THAT REGISTERED PACKAGE NO. 818 CONTAINING A RONSON CIGARETTE LIGHTER WHICH YOU POSTED AT GUELPH..."
People McIlwraith , W. A.
Subjects MILITARY - ARMY
Dimensions 10.04/7.97 - Length/Width