Ref NoWEA/C/F/1/46
CollectionBernard Weatherill Papers
TitleLetter from Jack Weatherill to 'everyone' at home, 6 September 1942
Name of creatorWeatherill, Bruce Bernard (1920-2007) Baron Weatherill, Speaker of the House of Commons
Date06 September 1942
Extent1 item
DescriptionLetter from Jack Weatherill to 'everyone' at home, 6 September 1942. He gives an account a week-end in Poona, which was very crowded with other men on leave and describes the Hindu celebration he attended, on the birth of Krishna. He states that he still has not received any letters from home and the envelope is marked to show his letter did not reach his parents until April 1943.
NotesPrevious reference number: WEA/C F1/46 : 0535493/46
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PhysicalDescription1 document (5pp and envelope). Ink on paper
Related PlacePune, Mahārāshtra, India
Associated PersonWeatherill family
Associated PlaceGulunche Camp, Nira, India
Access conditionsThis material is available for consultation at the University of Kent's Special Collections & Archives reading room, Templeman Library, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NU (
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