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Letter from a German prisoner of war to Ken & Peggy Ellision, 1948


Letter written on 18th March 1948 by a German former prisoner of war, Henry Oehme, to “Ken, Peg and David” (this was Ken & Peggy Ellison and their young son, David).  Henry had worked on the land in Badsey and the Ellisons had befriended him.

Publication Date/Date Made
18th March 1948
Physical Characteristics (Dimensions)
20.8 cm x 30 cm
Physical Characteristics (Description)
1 sheet of A4 paper
Supporting Information
Donor or Creator of Records
Jane Thompson (née Ellison)
Letter sent to Jane's parents, Ken & Peggy Ellison
Nature of Acquisition
Accession Date
August 2020
Access Conditions
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