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Title "Greetings to my Gallant soldier [Brother]", from Elsie Ross of Washdyke, Timaru, to Alister (Alex) Ross, serving in France
Scope & Content A postcard, bearing the message "Greetings to my Gallant soldier [Brother]", from Elsie Ross of Seaforth at Washdyke, Timaru, to Alister (Alex) Ross, serving in France, dated 7 July 1918.

The verso bears a message of love, assuring Alex all was well at home, and that "Donald [no surname] was to have his final leave the following week (prior to leaving for the front).

From a Ross family album largely consisting of postcards collected by Alister (Alex) Ross while training in England or serving in France during World War One.
Object Name Postcard
Creator Ross, Alister (Alex)
Date 07/07/1918
People Ross, Alister (Alex)
Ross, Elsie
Subjects War
World War One
Soldiers
Letters
Postcards
Catalogue Number L2014/021.13