Correspondence, Army Wages [Thomas George Quilter]; 1941-1943; MT2015.20.65
Correspondence, Army Wages [Thomas George Quilter]About this object
Letters; 9 letters and two receipts dated between 19 January 1941 and 1 February 1943 concerning the payment, overpayment and repayment of Lieutenant Thomas George Quilter second N.Z.E.F wages following his transfer to the British Army's Royal Engineers. Thomas ended up owing the New Zealand second N.Z.E.F NZ£73.10.0 by June 1941 and he fought a rear guard action regarding its repayment right through until his death on 20 February 1943.
Here is a link to Thomas' life story including the wife and child he left behind.
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Thomas and Clara Quilter collectionCredit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type