Coleraine Museum

4th July 2019

Cream addressed envelope with red censor stamp – 47e

4th July 2019

One of 4 pages of handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. Still back from firing line. Mentions ?Tommie ?Neely – killed – “one never kn…

4th July 2019

Main section of cream addressed envelope with faded red censor stamp

4th July 2019

bottom flap of pale addressed envelope, which has become separated from main part.

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. Mentions Georgina – will get buttons she wants

4th July 2019

Cream addressed envelope, sent to Private Jim Henry at Grantham but address crossed out and readdressed to Mrs Henry, Taylors Row. Coleraine PO, Grant… – 24d

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter from James to his father. Back in France – surprise – has seen many from home. Mentions Georgina and George [?Leighton – her future… – 30b

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. Leaving camp for France with Machine Gun Section in advance of Brigade – 38b

4th July 2019

Cream addressed envelope with Southampton PO stamp but no postage stamp. In top left corner James has written “wounded soldiers letter” [in letter sai…

4th July 2019

Two of 3 pages (joined along top edge) of handwritten letter in purple pencil from James to his mother. Has asked Paymaster to send £15 home – gi…

4th July 2019

Small double sided printed leaflet from Kitchener to troops with instructions about duty and behaviour

4th July 2019

Standard printed leaflet under heading ‘Enquiries About Soldiers’ – giving instruction for various scenarios – 68b