Friday 1st September 1944 – “France must have been worth a visit before the war”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
BLA.

1st Sept/44

Dear All,

I wrote a letter a couple of days ago intending to post it in a Green Envelope Continue reading

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Wednesday 30th August 1944 – “most of the old people were weeping and the younger people were dancing, waving, shaking hands etc.”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
BLA.

30th Aug. 1944

Dear All,

Well here I am again Continue reading

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Sunday 27th August 1944 – “it can’t be very easy for you to picture me. I wish I could have “smuggled” my camera across”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
BLA.

27-8-44

Dear All,

Well here I am writing my usual Sunday letter Continue reading

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Friday 25th August 1944 – “I can imagine that you often look at the map and wonder where I am”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
BLA.

Friday 25/8/44.

Dear All,

I was very pleased to get Dad’s letter last night. Continue reading

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Tuesday 22nd August 1944 – “My imagination runs wild back to the days of bacon, eggs, fried tomatoes, fruit and cream, really fresh vegetables heaped up on juicy lamb chops”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ, W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
B.L.A.

Tuesday 22/8/44

Dear All,

I haven’t heard from any of you since Saturday Continue reading

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Saturday 19th August 1944 – “Get away and forget the war and all your troubles”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ, W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
B.L.A.

Saturday.
19-8-44.

Dear All,

I’ve just had quite a batch of mail Continue reading

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Thursday 17th August 1944 – “Lumps, thick lips and half closed eyes are an everyday occurrence now”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ, W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
B.L.A.

9 p.m.
Thursday
17-8-44

Dear All,

Well here I am again with another short letter. Continue reading

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Monday 14th August 1944 – “it won’t be long now before we shall be away again and we’ll make it the best holiday ever”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
B.L.A.

MONDAY
14-8-44.

Dear All,

Many thanks for Mam’s letter received on Saturday Continue reading

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Friday 11th August 1944 – “Still if we get nothing worse than bites or stings we can’t grumble”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
B.L.A.

Friday
11-8-44.

Dear All,

Thanks very much for the papers and Gwladys’s letter Continue reading

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Tuesday 8th August 1944 – “The main trouble is the swarms of flies everywhere”

14400541,
Sigmn. Moore J.,
Main HQ W/Less Section,
2 Company,
12 Corps Signals,
BLA.

Tuesday
8/8/44

Dear All,

I haven’t got much news for you Continue reading

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