Letter; Clara Quilter to her husband Thomas G. Quilter [3 of 4]; Clara Catherine...

Name/Title

Letter; Clara Quilter to her husband Thomas G. Quilter [3 of 4]

About this object

Letter; [3 of 4]. A heartfelt letter dated 6 December 1942 from Clara Catherine Quilter to her husband Thomas George Quilter. Thomas died on 20 February 1943 while serving with the Royal Engineers in Algeria. We have this letter because it was returned to Clara among Thomas' personal effects.

Here is a link to Thomas' life story including the wife and child he left behind.

Maker

Clara Catherine Quilter (nee McConnell)

Maker Role

Letter writer

Date Made

06.12.1940

Place Made

New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Mataura

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Measurements

envelope: h 252mm x w 195mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

military

Subject and Association Keywords

military/world war two

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Collection

Thomas and Clara Quilter collection

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

document

Object number

MT2015.20.25

Copyright Licence  

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