WW1 Letters

Whittlesey Museum holds a collection of personal letters written by and to local men serving at the Front in World War One. The majority of the letters have been transcribed to make the content more accessible.

The majority of the letters were written by the Pte. Templeman and his family:

 

1914

Aunt Letter 26.06.14

 

1915

Letter – 12.02.15

Letter – 13.02.15

Postcard – 23.03.15

Letter – 13.04.15

Letter – 24.04.15

Postcard – 01.05.15

Postcard – 19.05.15

Postcard – 31.05.15

Letters – 29.06.15

Postcard – 03.07.15

Letter – 14.09.15

Letter – 22.10.15

Letter – 24.12.15

 

1916

Postcard – 25.01.16

Letter – 10.02.16

Letter – 07.03.16

Letter – 22.03.16

Letter – 08.04.16

Letter – 30.04.16

Letter – 28.05.16

Postcard – 06.06.16

Letter – 11.06.16

Postcard – 08.07.16

Postcard – 13.08.16

Postcard – 21.08.16

Postcard – 06.09.16

Postcard – 14.09.16

Letter – 17.09.16

Letter – 30.09.16

Postcard – 30.11.16

Postcard – 10.12.16

Postcard – 27.12.16

 

1917

Postcard – 02.01.17

Postcard – 06.01.17

Postcard – 14.01.17

Postcard – 21.01.17

Postcard – 11.02.17

Letter – 02.05.17 – “You have no doubt received the news that I am a prisoner of war.”

 

1918

Postcard – 21.01.18

Postcard – 12.05.18

Postcard – 20.05.18

Postcard – 26.05.18

Postcard – 15.06.18

Postcard – 24.06.18

Postcard – 07.07.18

Postcard – 08.07.18

Postcard – 16.07.18

Postcard – 04.08.18

Postcard – 19.08.18

Postcard – 03.09.18

Postcard – 15.09.18

Postcard – 15.09.18

Postcard – 29.09.18

 

1919

Letter – 24.01.19

 

Undated

Aunt Letter 1

Aunt Letter 2

 

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