Letter, A. R. Entrican to Clara Quilter on the death of her husband; Alexander R...
Letter, A. R. Entrican to Clara Quilter on the death of her husbandAbout this object
Letter; sympathy letter dated 13 March 1943 from Alexander (Alex) Robert Entrican, Director of Forestry, to Clara Catherine Quilter on the death of her husband, Thomas George Quilter. Thomas died on 20 February 1943 while deployed as a bomb disposal officer with the Royal Engineers during Operation Torch.
Alex Entrican was Thomas' colleague in the State Forest Service and its Director from 1939 to 1961.
Here is a link to Thomas' life story including the wife and child he left behind.
Director of Forestry, State Forest ServiceDate Made
processed material, paperMeasurements
letter: h 210mm x 135mm
Thomas and Clara Quilter collectionCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type