Telegram to Clara Quilter advising of her husband's death during W.W.II; Ministe...
Telegram to Clara Quilter advising of her husband's death during W.W.IIAbout this object
Telegram; from the New Zealand Government dated on or about 26 February 1943 advising Clara Quilter that husband Thomas had died (on 20 February 1943) while serving in North Africa during World War Two. This is one of two such telegrams Clara received; the other was from the British Government.
Here is a link to Thomas' life story and that of the young family he left behind.
Government OfficialDate Made
processed material, paperMeasurements
h 200mm x w 205mm
Thomas and Clara Quilter collectionCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type