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Date:
22/07/1915
Title:
Carte Postale (Postcard) Suez — Monument de Wogham
Object ID:
2014.700.010
Object Name:
Postcard, Picture
Scope & Content:
Picture postcard of "Suez — Monument de Wagham", showing a tree lined street, with large monument adorned with a bust, and a person sitting on the footpath. Large two storey buildings can be seen in the background.
Reverse:
"On Active Service
Suez, 22 July 1915
Dear Ma
Arrived here this morning. Am feeling very fit. Going up to Cairo tomorrow. Cannot say how long shall be here, may not be ver long. Much love Eric."

Send by Edward Eric Cakebread to his aunt, Ellen Tomlin.

Addressed to:
Mrs Tomlin
19 Emerson Street
Berhampore
Wellington South
New Zealand

Stamped with purple stamp;
N.Z. MILITARY POST OFFICE
JUL 22 1915
EXPEDITIONARY FORCE
FIFTH REINFORCEMENTS
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