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2014.17 (1a and 1b)

First page of a letter of recommendation from Harty Morden Wilson (1883-1958) in respect of George Frederick Barnes, his batman during the First World War.

"Sep 19-19

To whom it may concern

This certifies that Pte. G. F Barnes no 0990 The Hants was for several months past my Batman in which capacity he served most faithfully as also most conscientiously - I ever found him thoroughly reliable in every way as also scrupulously honest.

I have therefore every" [continued on page 2]

 

Letter loaned for scanning by Barry Barnes, September 2014.

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Taken on September 19, 1919