Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Trove Tuesday: Letters from the Front

Yesterday was Remembrance day or Armistice day, commemorating the end of the First World War. I have a quite a few soldiers in my tree one of whom is Reginald Faithful Muffett, the youngest brother of my Great Grandfather James. Rex was a member of the 6th Light Horse and his service included time at Gallipoli. He was also a conscientious correspondent writing often to his brothers and sisters. One such letter was extracted in the Goulburn Evening Penny Post.

"LETTERS FROM THE FRONT." Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) 21 Aug 1915: 2 Edition: EVENING. Web. 12 Nov 2013 <http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article98846448>
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